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Practical Diabetes Care [electronic resource].

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781444333855Publication details: Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2010.Edition: 3rd edISBN:
  • 9781444391138
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Practical Diabetes CareDDC classification:
  • 616.4/62
LOC classification:
  • RC660.H553 2011
Online resources:
Contents:
Practical Diabetes Care; Contents; Preface; Numbers, conversions and tables; 1 Classification and diagnosis; Introduction; Classification; Diagnosis of diabetes in non-pregnant adults; IGT and clinical trials to prevent progression of IGT to diabetes; Screening for diabetes; Prevention of type 1 diabetes; References; Further reading; 2 Diabetes in the emergency department; Introduction; Hyperglycaemic emergencies: diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperglycaemic hyperosmolar state; Management of the clinically well, newly presenting type 1 patient; Precipitating factors; Ketones in DKA
8 Diabetic renal disease
Drugs acting on the incretin system (entero-insular axis)DPP-4 inhibitors (gliptins) (British National Formulary, Section 6.1.2.3); Pramlintide; Combination non-insulin treatment; Insulin treatment in type 2 diabetes; New developments; References; Further reading; 7 Infections in diabetes; Introduction; Types of infections; Chest infections; Infections after surgery; Urinary tract infections (British National Formulary, Section 5.1.13); Abdominal infections; Soft-tissue infections; Diabetic foot infections; Uncommon infections characteristic of diabetes; References; Further reading
Further reading4 Type 1 diabetes: insulin treatment; Introduction; Total daily insulin dose requirements; Glycaemic targets in type 1 diabetes; Insulin products; Insulin prescribing; Insulin preparations; Basal-bolus/multiple-dose insulin; Biphasic (fixed-ratio) mixtures; Insulin pump treatment (CSII); Checklist of practical points whenever there is a problem with blood glucose control; Continuous glucose monitoring; New developments; References; Further reading; 5 Type 2 diabetes: general introduction; Introduction: type 2 diabetes as a progressive condition
Intensive care unit?Investigations; Management; Follow-up; Hypoglycaemia; The acute diabetic foot; References; Further reading; 3 Management of inpatient diabetes; Introduction; Acute coronary syndromes (ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction, non-ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction and unstable angina); Atrial fibrillation; Patients in the intensive care unit; Non-critically ill patients; Stroke; Enteral feeding (nasogastric, percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy); Glucocorticoid treatment; Inpatient screening routine; Perioperative management; References
The general approach to the newly diagnosed type 2 patientLifestyle intervention: diet and exercise; Drug treatment of type 2 diabetes; References; Further reading; 6 Type 2 diabetes: pharmacological treatment of hyperglycaemia; Introduction; Metformin (British National Formulary, Section 6.1.2.2); Sulphonylureas and meglitinides (prandial insulin regulators) (British National Formulary, Section 6.1.2.1); Thiazolidinediones (glitazones) (British National Formulary, Section 6.1.2.3); α-Glucosidase inhibitors (British National Formulary, Section 6.1.2.3)
Summary: This new and completely revised third edition is a concise, systematic and highly practical guide to the care of patients with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. Clinically and problem-based, it covers emergency, inpatient and ambulatory diabetes care in the hospital and community, focusing particularly on difficult, grey and contentious areas of management, and seeks to guide advanced practitioners through problems that are not always emphasised. Up to date clinical trial results have been incorporated, as well as concise discussions of lifestyle approaches to diabetes management, and it includes
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Practical Diabetes Care; Contents; Preface; Numbers, conversions and tables; 1 Classification and diagnosis; Introduction; Classification; Diagnosis of diabetes in non-pregnant adults; IGT and clinical trials to prevent progression of IGT to diabetes; Screening for diabetes; Prevention of type 1 diabetes; References; Further reading; 2 Diabetes in the emergency department; Introduction; Hyperglycaemic emergencies: diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperglycaemic hyperosmolar state; Management of the clinically well, newly presenting type 1 patient; Precipitating factors; Ketones in DKA

8 Diabetic renal disease

Drugs acting on the incretin system (entero-insular axis)DPP-4 inhibitors (gliptins) (British National Formulary, Section 6.1.2.3); Pramlintide; Combination non-insulin treatment; Insulin treatment in type 2 diabetes; New developments; References; Further reading; 7 Infections in diabetes; Introduction; Types of infections; Chest infections; Infections after surgery; Urinary tract infections (British National Formulary, Section 5.1.13); Abdominal infections; Soft-tissue infections; Diabetic foot infections; Uncommon infections characteristic of diabetes; References; Further reading

Further reading4 Type 1 diabetes: insulin treatment; Introduction; Total daily insulin dose requirements; Glycaemic targets in type 1 diabetes; Insulin products; Insulin prescribing; Insulin preparations; Basal-bolus/multiple-dose insulin; Biphasic (fixed-ratio) mixtures; Insulin pump treatment (CSII); Checklist of practical points whenever there is a problem with blood glucose control; Continuous glucose monitoring; New developments; References; Further reading; 5 Type 2 diabetes: general introduction; Introduction: type 2 diabetes as a progressive condition

Intensive care unit?Investigations; Management; Follow-up; Hypoglycaemia; The acute diabetic foot; References; Further reading; 3 Management of inpatient diabetes; Introduction; Acute coronary syndromes (ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction, non-ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction and unstable angina); Atrial fibrillation; Patients in the intensive care unit; Non-critically ill patients; Stroke; Enteral feeding (nasogastric, percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy); Glucocorticoid treatment; Inpatient screening routine; Perioperative management; References

The general approach to the newly diagnosed type 2 patientLifestyle intervention: diet and exercise; Drug treatment of type 2 diabetes; References; Further reading; 6 Type 2 diabetes: pharmacological treatment of hyperglycaemia; Introduction; Metformin (British National Formulary, Section 6.1.2.2); Sulphonylureas and meglitinides (prandial insulin regulators) (British National Formulary, Section 6.1.2.1); Thiazolidinediones (glitazones) (British National Formulary, Section 6.1.2.3); α-Glucosidase inhibitors (British National Formulary, Section 6.1.2.3)

This new and completely revised third edition is a concise, systematic and highly practical guide to the care of patients with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. Clinically and problem-based, it covers emergency, inpatient and ambulatory diabetes care in the hospital and community, focusing particularly on difficult, grey and contentious areas of management, and seeks to guide advanced practitioners through problems that are not always emphasised. Up to date clinical trial results have been incorporated, as well as concise discussions of lifestyle approaches to diabetes management, and it includes