Mosby's Color Atlas and Text of Diabetes and Endocrinology

1st Edition

Editors:

  • Paul Belchetz
  • Peter Hammond
    • Print ISBN 9780723431046

    Key Features

    • A succinct overview of the entire specialty is ideal for quick reference.
    • The profusion of color clinical photos aid in the recognition and interpretation of clinical signs at the bedside.
    • Color-coded flow charts guide the reader through the diagnostic and therapeutic process.
    • A clinically relevant guide, it emphasizes symptoms, investigations and patient care.
    • It offers comprehensive coverage of both common and rare disorders.
    • The full-color, visual format helps the reader learn to recognize and interpret clinical signs.
    • Extremely useful as a review tool or quick reference, it features key facts, and definition and summary boxes.

    Table of Contents

    DIABETES SECTION
    Introduction
    Clinical presentation of diabetes
    Living with diabetes
    Management of diabetes
    Complications of diabetes
    Acute complications of diabetes
    Macrovascular diseases and hypertension
    Diabetic eye disease
    Diabetic Nephropathy
    Skin and soft tissue problems
    Diabetic foot disease and neuropathy
    Diabetes in special groups

    ENDOCRINOLOGY SECTION
    Introduction
    Acute endocrine emergencies
    Hypothalamo-pituitary disorders
    Endocrinological problems in children and adolescents
    Thyroid disorders
    Disorders of the adrenal glands
    Reproductive endocrinology
    Metabolic bone disease and calcium disorders
    Hypoglycemia
    Gastrointestinal hormones
    Familial endocrine disorders and ectopic hormones

    Details

    No. of pages:
    432
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2003
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby Ltd.
    Print ISBN:
    9780723431046