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Published: 10 February 2011

112 Pages

ISBN: 9780199734313

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Medications and Diabetes Risk

Mechanisms and Approach to Risk Reduction

Samuel Dagogo-Jack

Oxford American Pocket Notes

  • Addresses some of the major considerations in American primary care medicine: diabetes prevention, drug interaction and disease causation
  • The author examines both conventional medications and rarely used agents that have been associated with both type 1 (i.e. pancreatotoxic mechanisms) and type-2 diabetes (diazoxide, glucocorticoid steroids, diuretics, antihypertensive agents, etc
  • Includes concrete steps that the clinician can use to minimize the risk of dysglycemia during treatment with the various medications.
  • Easy to use pocket note format, with time-saving easy-reference charts, tables and figures

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