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Author Cefalu, William T.

Title Atlas of cardiometabolic risk / William T. Cefalu and Christopher P. Cannon ; foreword by Eugene Braunwald
Published New York : Informa Healthcare, ©2007


Description 1 online resource (170 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
Contents 1. Classification and evolution of increased cardiometabolic risk states / William T. Cefalu -- 2. Insulin resistance and cardiometablic risk / William T. Cefalu -- 3. Role of obesity and body fat distribution in cardiometabolic risk / William T. Cefalu -- 4. Physiologic systems regulating energy balance, including the EC system / William T. Cefalu -- 5. Traditional metabolic risk factors / Kausik K. Ray, Christopher P. Cannon -- 6. Non-traditional risk factors of cardiometabolic risk / Kausik K. Ray, Christopher P. Cannon -- 7. Clinical outcomes of patients with cardiometabolic risk factors / Gregory Piazza, Christopher P. Cannon -- 8 Managing cardiometabolic risk : a brief review / Benjamin A. Steinberg, Christopher P. Cannon
Summary An atlas dealing with cardiometabolic risk, this book provides a visual primer on the pathophysiology, epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment, and clinical and radiologic features of this disorder. It allows clinicians to identify and treat those patients at increased risk for metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular disease, and diabetes
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Metabolic syndrome -- Atlases
Metabolic syndrome.
Metabolic Syndrome
MEDICAL -- Endocrinology & Metabolism.
MEDICAL -- Nutrition.
Metabolic syndrome
Genre/Form atlases.
Scientific atlases
Form Electronic book
Author Cannon, Christopher P.
ISBN 9781420026481