Publisher description for Hypoglycaemia in clinical diabetes / edited by Brian M. Frier, Miles Fisher.
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Hypoglycaemia, leading to confusion and impaired consciousness, is one of the most feared complications of diabetes._Hypoglycaemia in Clinical Diabetes, Second Edition explains the situations in which it arises and how to manage patients to minimize its occurrence. Fully revised and updated, the Second Edition of this practical book addresses all aspects of the clinical management of hypoglycaemia.
Features new chapters on hypoglycaemia in Type 2 diabetes, the elderly and nocturnal occurrence, as well as prevention and blood glucose monitoring for detection of hypoglycaemia
Edited by two diabetologists with strong international reputations who have made significant contributions to our understanding of hypoglycaemia
Hypoglycaemia in Clinical Diabetes, Second Edition is an invaluable reference source for professionals caring for people with diabetes. The book is relevant for all clinicians who treat type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes.
Praise for the First Edition:
"I can strongly recommend this excellent book to all clinicians managing care for diabetic persons in everyday practice...." DIABETOLOGIA
"...is extremely comprehensive, well written… highly recommended for those practising clinical diabetes." BRITISH JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
"A fascinating book; essential reading for those who feel they need a greater understanding of the subject." DIETETICS TODAY
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Diabetes -- Treatment -- Complications.
Hypoglycemic agents -- Side effects.
Hypoglycemia -- complications.
Hypoglycemia -- physiopathology.
Insulin -- adverse effects.