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Practical Management of Type 1 Diabetes, 2E

Steven V. Edelman, MD Steven V. Edelman, MD
Professor of Medicine, UCSD
Irl B. Hirsch, MD Irl B. Hirsch, MD
Professor of Medicine,
University of Washington
Jeremy H. Pettus, MD Jeremy H. Pettus, MD
Asst Professor of Medicine, UCSD

Presents a state of the art review of the various insulin preparations, delivery systems, and appropriate treatment regimens for the patient with type 1 diabetes. Continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion, monitoring of glycemic status (including the latest devices for continuous glucose monitoring), and blood glucose data technology for pattern management are reviewed in detail. Glycemic, lipids, and blood pressure goals are presented. Separate chapters are included on epidemiology, pathogenesis, diagnosis, diet, and exercise recommendations, along with management of acute and long-term complications. A new chapter on inpatient management has been added to the new edition.

Steven Edelman, MD, is Professor of Medicine at UCSD; Irl Hirsch, MD, is Professor of Medicine at the University of Washington; and Jeremy Pttus, MD, is Assistant Professor of Medicine at UCSD. All three authors have type 1 diabetes themselves and have dedicated their careers to treating and educating others with diabetes.

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Published In: 2014
Length: 400 pages
ISBN: 978-1-932610-94-9
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