Insulin Therapy: Current Concepts

by Ambrish Mithal, Ganesh Jevalikar, Pankaj Shah

Diabetes mellitus is one of the commonest chronic disorders worldwide. This book is an attempt to provide practical guidance for using insulin, at the same time explaining the theory and logic behind choices and decisions. It provides information in an easy and comprehensible manner to practicing physicians and medical students. Chapters have been authored by renowned experts in the field from academia, corporate hospitals, and industry from India and the United States of America. They have drawn on their stores of knowledge and wisdom to contribute wholeheartedly to this project. The book has 11 chapters which cover history, physiology, pharmacokinetics, insulin analogs, newer delivery devices, insulin pump therapy, emergencies and practical use in type 1 and type 2 diabetes, as well as in special situations.


Book Detail

Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Mithal Ambrish
Medanta - The Medicity, Gurgaon 122 001, Haryana, India
2. Jevalikar Ganesh
Medanta - The Medicity, Gurgaon 122 001, Haryana, India
3. Shah Pankaj Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
ISBN 9789351520023
Speciality Diabetes & Endocrinology, Pediatrics
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/12288
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2014
Pages 184
Book Type Professional


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