In this new edition of an essential text, diabetes experts define the progressive nature of type 2 diabetes; examine cardiovascular, microvascular, and neurologic complications; describe care methodologies for special situations, such as pregnancy and hospitalization; and illustrate methods of self-education and behavior change. This book will enhance clinical knowledge of type 2 diabetes and bolster the skills necessary to care for patients with diabetes.
The eighth edition features:
Details on the newest agents for the treatment of type 2 diabetes
Expanded information on pharmacological intervention
Updated data on chronic and acute complications
The latest standards from the American Diabetes Association
Detection and Treatment of Chronic Complications