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dc.contributor.editorOguntibeju, Oluwafemi O.
dc.date.accessioned2021-04-20T15:39:10Z
dc.date.available2021-04-20T15:39:10Z
dc.date.issued2012
dc.identifierONIX_20210420_9789535108337_1645
dc.identifier.urihttps://directory.doabooks.org/handle/20.500.12854/66287
dc.description.abstractDiabetes mellitus is a complex, progressive disease, which is accompanied by multiple complications. It is a metabolic disorder of the endocrine system and listed among the most common disorders in both developed and developing countries. It has a global metabolic epidemic and it is estimated that the number of people affected by the disease will rise from the current 150 to 230 million by 2025. Hyperglycaemia is a characteristic feature of diabetes mellitus and chronic hyperglycaemia could lead to long-term complications in the eyes, kidneys, nerves, heart and blood vessels. Interestingly, this book examines the pathophysiology and selected complications in diabetes mellitus.
dc.languageEnglish
dc.subject.classificationbic Book Industry Communication::M Medicine::MJ Clinical & internal medicine::MJG Endocrinologyen_US
dc.subject.otherEndocrinology
dc.titlePathophysiology and Complications of Diabetes Mellitus
dc.typebook
oapen.identifier.doi10.5772/3460
oapen.relation.isPublishedBy78a36484-2c0c-47cb-ad67-2b9f5cd4a8f6
oapen.relation.isbn9789535108337
oapen.relation.isbn9789535170402
oapen.imprintIntechOpen
oapen.pages138


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