The book explains the underlying pathophysiology of the disease and covers in detail all its main forms and complications. Separate chapters consider the range of treatment options, together with summaries of key clinical trials. Coverage also includes epidemiology and classification, as well as diagnosis, screening, limiting risk, and other aspect

    The nature of diabetes. The causes of diabetes. Type 1 diabetes. Type 2 diabetes. Diabetes screening and patient care. Diabetes and vascular disease. Diabetic neuropathy. Diabetic foot disease. Diabetic eye disease. Diabetic kidney disease. Severe diabetic metabolic disturbances. Long-term management of hyperglycemia. Oral therapies. Insulin therapy. Special management considerations. Glossary. Drug tables. Resources. Index. Abbreviations.


    David Leslie, Cecilia Lansang, Simon Coppack, Laurence Kennedy