Insulin Therapy, An Issue of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics


  • John Leahy, MD
  • William Cefalu, MD

This issue of Endocrinology Clinics brings the reader up do date on the current standards and important advances in insulin therapy.  The following clinical topics are discussed: types of insulins, including new insulins; goals of therapy; pathophysiology of, and insulin treatment in type1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus; pumps and glucose sensors; alternative insulin delivery; patient and provider insulin resistance; inpatient insulin therapy; insulin therapy in pregnancy; and pediatric insulin therapy.
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Book information

  • Published: December 2012
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4557-3857-1