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Insulin Resistance: An Overview

Insulin Resistance: An Overview (CD(s) or DVD-Rom(s))

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Insulin resistance occurs when the normal amount of insulin secreted by the pancreas is inadequate to produce a normal insulin response from fat, muscle and liver cells often leading to type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome. The animation on insulin resistance focuses on illustrating, in detail, the regulation of glucose and the role of insulin. It provides information on causes, symptoms, diagnosis, complications, treatment and self-help for disease management with emphasis on diet and exercise.

Health & WellbeingHealth & PsychologyCoping with personal problemsCoping with illnessHealth & WellbeingHealth & PsychologyPopular medicine & healthMedical & VeterinaryBrances of medicineEndocrinologyMedical & VeterinaryPre-clinical medicine: basic sciencesPhysiologyMetabolism Publisher: Focus Medica Pte Ltd Publication Date: 01/01/2008 ISBN-13: 9789814206228  Details: Type: CD(s) or DVD-Rom(s) Format: Digital or Media
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Anthony H. Barnett, MD, FRCP, is a Professor of Medicine at the University of Birmingham, running one of the biggest Diabetes Units in the United Kingdom. He is the Consultant Physician and Clinical Director of Diabetes and Endocrinology at Birmingham Heartlands Hospital. His research activities focus on genetics of diabetes and other "complex" diseases, causes leading to complications during diabetes as well as development of new therapies to treat diabetes and associated vascular complications. Prof. Barnett is the editor of journals like Modern Diabetes Management, Modern Hypertension Management and Obesity in Practice, in addition to publishing more than 300 original scientific papers.

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