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Manual of Endocrinology and Metabolism
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Manual of Endocrinology and Metabolism

Publication Year: 2009
Edition: 4th Ed.
Authors/Editor: Lavin, Norman
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-0-781-76886-3
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 89
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Now in its fourth edition, this resource presents clinical information and protocols in outline format for evaluation and treatment of most endocrine disorders in children, adolescents, and adults.

This thoroughly updated edition of the Manual of Endocrinology and Metabolism includes an introduction to risk assessment and screening and results of recent clinical trials and their implications for treatment and prevention. Also included are summaries of recent guidelines from the Endocrine Society and the American Academy of Clinical Endocrinology for prevention and management of many endocrine disorders including diabetes, growth hormone deficiency, dysmetabolic syndrome, dyslipidemia, and obesity. New chapters focus on comorbidities of Type II diabetes mellitus in children and use of growth hormone in adults.

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    OvidMD Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Lavin, Norman
  • ISBN: 978-0-781-76886-3
  • Specialty:
    Endocrinology & Metabolism
    Nutrition & Dietetics
    Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Primary Care/Family Medicine/General Practice
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 4th Ed.
  • Pages: 832
  • Illustrations: 51
  • Year: 2009
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 89

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