Oxford American Handbook of Endocrinology and Diabetes

Oxford American Handbook of Endocrinology and Diabetes

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The discipline of Endocrinology encompasses diabetes and obesity, two of the most common and pressing health care concerns today. The Oxford American Handbook of Endocrinology & Diabetes concisely reviews the entire discipline, providing a wealth of daily help for students and residents managing patients with diabetes and obesity as well as reproductive and neuroendocrine disorders, pediatric endocrinology, and problems of the thyroid, pituitary, and adrenal glands. Key topics such as genetics, therapeutic agents, and results of major clinical trials are included, all in a compact and easily-navigable package.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 768 pages
  • 99.06 x 177.8 x 27.94mm | 340.19g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0195374282
  • 9780195374285
  • 760,280

Review quote

"This is useful for its designated purpose -- as a handbook of up-to-date information on endocrine disorders." -- Doody'sshow more

About Boris Draznin

BD: Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, ACOS for R&D, Denver Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Denver, ColoradoSE: Director of Clinical Research, Osteoporosis and Bone Disease, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Bronx Medical Center, New Yorkshow more

Table of contents

1. Thyroid - Sol, Dina Green, Caroline Messer, Rachel Pessah ; 2. Pituitary - Boris, Janice Kerr ; 3. Adrenals - Boris ; 4. Reproductive endocrinology - Boris, Margaret ( Maggie) Wierman, MD ; 5. Endocrine disorders of pregnancy - Boris, Linda (Lynn) Barbour, MD ; 6. Calcium and bone - Sol ; 7. Pediatric endocrinology - Boris, Kristen Nadeau, MD ; 8. Neuroendocrine tumors of GI tract - Sol, Dina Green, Emily Gallagher ; 9. Inherited endocrine syndromes - Boris ; 10. Miscellaneous endocrinology - Boris, Marc Cornier, MD ; 11. Diabetes - Boris ; 12. Lipids - Sol, Dina Green, Barrie Weinstein ; 13. Laboratory Endocrinology - Boris, E. Chester (Chip) Ridgway, MDshow more