Gestational Diabetes: Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment
by Luis Sobrevia (ed.)
Publisher: InTech 2013
Number of pages: 162
This book summarizes several aspects of GD, which is caused by not well-understood multifactorial mechanisms. Common strategies seem to be key in the understanding of the syndrome, i.e., endothelial dysfunction and the role of other placenta cells such as trophoblasts. It is a book that will definitively help to increase the knowledge-based management of GD for the well being of the mother and the fetus.
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- National Institutes of Health
Learn how to take care of your diabetes and how to prevent some of the problems that diabetes can cause. Share this booklet with your family and friends so they too will understand more about diabetes and how they can help you live a healthy life.
by Laura Dean, Johanna McEntyre - NCBI
Guide to the variations in our DNA that influences our risk of developing diabetes. The book introduces the reader to what diabetes is and how it develops. Written for anyone interested in science, patients with diabetes, physicians, students, etc.
by Colleen Croniger - InTech
In this book we reviewed insulin secretion in both healthy individuals and in patients. The medical conditions associated with type 2 diabetes such as pancreatic cancer, sarcopenia and sleep disordered breathing with diabetes were also discussed.
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