Diabetes Care for the Older Patient A Practical Handbook

The management of older people with  diabetes  requires careful attention  to the specific needs of this age group.  This practical handbook addresses the issues surrounding the care of older diabetic patients, including dementia, frailty, depression and cardiovascular risk.  Intended for day-to-day...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Hawthorne, Gillian (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London Springer London 2012, 2012
Edition:1st ed. 2012
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:The management of older people with  diabetes  requires careful attention  to the specific needs of this age group.  This practical handbook addresses the issues surrounding the care of older diabetic patients, including dementia, frailty, depression and cardiovascular risk.  Intended for day-to-day use in clinical practice, each chapter closes with a list of salient practical points in the clinical management of older patients with diabetes. Concisely written by authorities in the field, this book is a valuable resource for all those involved in the   diabetes care of older people
Physical Description:VIII, 175 p. 11 illus., 6 illus. in color online resource
ISBN:9780857294616