eBook Endocrinology and Diabetes, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 146148684X
  • ISBN-13: 9781461486848
  • DDC: 616.462
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 557 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Endocrinology, and diabetes care in particular, is a dynamic field where clinicians must translate new evidence into clinical practice at a rapid pace.   Designed in an engaging, case-based format, Endocrinology and Diabetes: A Problem Oriented Approach offers a wide range of thought-provoking case studies that reflect contemporary, challenging, hands-on clinical care. Further, by providing a list of specific clinical problems, this format offers the reader a more convenient and pointed way to solve precise clinical problems in a timely manner.   Developed by a renowned, international group of experts, this comprehensive title covers the most common clinical problems in endocrinology and diabetes and should be of great interest to endocrinologists, diabetologists, internal medicine physicians, family physicians, fellows, and residents.​

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Genetic Testing in Endocrinology.
2: Hyperthyroidism and Thyrotoxicosis.
3: Hypothyroidism.
4: Thyroid Nodules and Cancer.
5: Evaluation of Sellar Masses.
6: Hyperprolactinemia.
7: Acromegaly.
8: Hypopituitarism.
9: Cushing’s Syndrome.
10: Adrenal Failure.
11: Adrenal Incidentalomas.
12: Endocrine Hypertension.
13: Hirsutism and Virilization.
14: Menopause.
15: Male Hypogonadism.
16: Idiopathic Short Stature: Diagnostic and Therapeutic Approach.
17: Delayed Puberty.
18: Precocious Puberty.
19: Ambiguous Genitalia.
20: Non-Parathyroid Hypercalcemia.
21: Hypocalcemia.
22: Primary Hyperparathyroidism.
23: Vitamin D Deficiency.
24: Postmenopausal Osteoporosis.
25: Osteoporosis in Men.
26: Metabolic Bone Diseases Other than Osteoporosis.
27: Classification and Laboratory Diagnosis of Diabetes Mellitus.
28: Gestational Diabetes.
29: Oral Therapies for Type 2 Diabetes.
30: GLP-1 Receptor Agonists for the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes.
31: Therapy with Insulin.
32: Ketoacidosis and Hyperosmolar Non-Ketotic Syndrome.
33: Hypoglycemia in the Nondiabetic Patient.
34: Hypoglycaemia in Diabetes.
35: The Diabetic Neuropathies.
36: Diabetic Nephropathy.
37: The Diabetic Foot.
38: Diabetic Retinopathy.
39: Carbohydrate Counting.
40: Dyslipidemia.
41: Medical Management of Obesity.
42: Bariatric Surgery in Treatment of the Obese Patient with Type 2 Diabetes.