Pediatric Endocrinology, Fifth Edition, Volume One: Obesity, Diabetes Mellitus, Insulin Resistance, and Hypoglycemia

Fima Lifshitz

Pediatric Endocrinology, Fifth Edition, Volume One: Obesity, Diabetes Mellitus, Insulin Resistance, and Hypoglycemia
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Published7th July 2039
ISBN9780849340680
Price£143.75
Print ISBN9780849340680
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PublisherInforma Healthcare
Pages538
LanguageEnglish
Subjects:Medicine
BIC:M
123Library ID:991
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Table of Contents

Front cover1
Dedication6
Foreword8
Preface12
Acknowledgments14
Contents16
Contributors24
SECTION I: Obesity28
Chapter 1. Obesity in Children28
Chapter 2. Treatment of Pediatric Obesity64
SECTION II: Diabetes84
Chapter 3. Diabetes in the Child and Adolescent: Diagnosis and Classification84
Chapter 4. Type 1 Diabetes in the Child and Adolescent90
Chapter 5. Diabetes Autoimmunity110
Chapter 6. Management of the Child with Type 1 Diabetes128
Chapter 7. Practical Aspects of Diabetes Care152
Chapter 8. Hyperglycemic Comas in Children182
Chapter 9. Type 2 Diabetes in the Child and Adolescent196
Chapter 10. Maturity-Onset Diabetes of Youth and Other Genetic Conditions Associated with Diabetes216
SECTION III: Insulin Resistance and Its Complications238
Chapter 11. Insulin Resistance Syndrome in Childhood and Beyond238
Chapter 12. Low Birth Weight and Endocrine Dysfunction in Postnatal Life278
Chapter 13. Hypertension in Children: Endocrine Considerations288
Chapter 14. Lipid Disorders in Children and Adolescents306
SECTION IV: Hypoglycemia318
Chapter 15. Hypoglycemia in Children318
Chapter 16. Hypoglycemia in the Newborn356
Chapter 17. Emergencies of Inborn Metabolic Disease386
SECTION V: Special Considerations and Resources430
Chapter 18. Private Practice of Pediatric Endocrinology430
Chapter 19. Clinical Research in Children444
Chapter 20. Reference Charts and Tables Frequently Used by Endocrinologists458
Index of Volume 1528
Back cover538