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Diabetes Mellitus and Metabolic Syndrome

Francesco Cosentino, Lars Rydén, Pietro Francia and Linda G. Mellbin

in The ESC Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine

Second edition

Published on behalf of © European Society of Cardiology

Published in print August 2009 | ISBN: 9780199566990
Published online August 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780199572854 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199566990.003.014
Diabetes Mellitus and                   Metabolic Syndrome

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This chapter reviews an evidence-based approach to diagnosis and treatment of diabetes mellitus and metabolic syndrome according to recent scientific evidence and recommendations of major international guidelines. The pathophysiology and clinical management of atherosclerotic complications are considered as a continuum rather than separate issues, merging basic and clinical sciences into a ‘bench-to-bedside’ approach....

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Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine ; Endocrinology and Diabetes

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