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Title Type 2 diabetes in childhood and adolescence : a global perspective / edited by Martin Silink, Kaichi Kida, Arlan L. Rosenbloom
Published London ; New York : Martin Dunitz ; Independence, KY : Distributed in the USA by Taylor & Francis, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 264 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction--global evolution of diabetes in children and adolescents / Martin Silink, Kaichi Kida, and Arlan L. Rosenbloom -- Diagnosis and classification of type 2 diabetes in childhood and adolescence / Arlan L. Rosenbloom and Martin Silink -- Type 2 diabetes in children and adolescents in North America / Giuseppina Imperatore, Desmond E. Williams, and Frank Vinicor -- Type 2 diabetes in children and adolescents in Asia / Kaichi Kida -- Childhood and adolescent obesity / Louise A. Baur and Elizabeth Denney-Wilson -- Insulin resistance and insulin secretion in childhood and adolescence : their role in type 2 diabetes in youth / Silva A. Arslanian -- In-utero undernutrition and glucose homeostasis later in life / Delphine Jaquet, Claire LĘševy-Marchal, and Paul Czernichow -- Clinical manifestations of the metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes in childhood and adolescence / Jill Hamilton and Denis Daneman -- Treatment of type 2 diabetes / Susan A. Phillips and Kenneth L. Jones -- Long-term outcome of type 2 diabetes in adolescence / Yasuko Uchigata -- The genetics of type 2 diabetes, MODY, and other syndromes / William E. Winter
Summary The prevalence of type 2 diabetes in pediatric patients is steadily increasing. This book covers all the latest developments and will appeal to diabetologists, pediatricians and health care professionals
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Diabetes in adolescence -- Epidemiology.
Diabetes in adolescence -- Pathophysiology.
Diabetes in adolescence.
Diabetes in children -- Epidemiology.
Diabetes in children -- Pathophysiology.
Diabetes in children.
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2.
Form Electronic book
Author Kida, Kaichi.
Rosenbloom, Arlan L.
Silink, Martin.
ISBN 0203633121 (electronic bk.)
9780203633120 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Type two diabetes in childhood and adolescence