Category Archives: Endocrinology Metabolism

Download The Endocrine System at a Glance (At a Glance) by Ben Greenstein PDF

By Ben Greenstein

Endocrinology at a look is designed to be a concise, without problems obtainable creation and revision reduction for undergraduate scientific and technological know-how students.The ebook follows the preferred, easy-to-use at a look layout, featuring every one subject as a double-page-spread. transparent, informative diagrams are followed by way of key evidence to give an explanation for the mechanisms and ideas of endocrinology. For ease of knowing, the ebook is split into sections in response to the most endocrine organs. every one part explains organ anatomy, hormone creation, garage and keep watch over of liberate, receptors, antagonists, mechanism of motion, results and inactivation. The scientific program of medical suggestions is emphasised during the e-book.

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Download Managing Cardiovascular Complications in Diabetes by D. John Betteridge, Stephen Nicholls PDF

By D. John Betteridge, Stephen Nicholls

Of all of the issues which come up from diabetes, cardiovascular problems are by way of a long way the main frequent and the main lethal. Authored by way of many of the world's prime names during this zone, this impressive booklet presents all these handling diabetic sufferers with scientific, useful and succinct counsel to the analysis and administration of cardiovascular issues in diabetes. With a joint endocrinology and Read more...

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Of the entire issues which come up from diabetes, cardiovascular problems are through a long way the main commonly used and the main deadly. Read more...

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Download Fatty Acid and Lipotoxicity in Obesity and Diabetes by Novartis Foundation PDF

By Novartis Foundation

The capability lipotoxic impression of accumulation of fatty acids in non-adipose tissues is believed to be an incredible part within the improvement of insulin resistance. power publicity to excessive concentrations of loose fatty acids within the blood impacts pancreatic ? mobile functionality, insulin secretion and lipid synthesis within the liver, and garage in adipose tissue. preserving the conventional degrees of fatty acids calls for coordinated rules among the liver, adipose tissue and skeletal muscle.This ebook offers with the molecular facets of fatty acid motion in weight problems and insulin resistance. the subjects comprise lipid metabolism and adipose tissue biology, and ? mobilephone functionality and insulin resistance. Chapters take care of the molecular genetics and molecular body structure of strength homeostasis.

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Download Metabolic Medicine and Surgery by Michael M. Rothkopf PDF

By Michael M. Rothkopf

Health practitioners who take care of ailment by way of trying to repair general metabolism are stated to perform metabolic drugs. This booklet is meant to be the 1st finished evaluation within the box of metabolic drugs, that is devoted to controlling the epidemic of weight problems and fighting obesity’s results. It introduces metabolic medication and surgical procedure, and covers metabolic syndrome as a scourge, metabolic ways to diabetes and weight problems, and metabolic administration in power sickness states.

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Download Metabolic Bone Disease and Clinically Related Disorders, by Louis V. Avioli, Stephen M. Krane PDF

By Louis V. Avioli, Stephen M. Krane

Metabolic Bone ailment, 3rd version is the hot, improved variation of the vintage textual content, that includes the newest developments and examine info during this fast-moving box. The 3rd version comprises the main up to date details on molecular mechanisms, easy biology, pathophysiology, and prognosis and administration techniques of metabolic bone sickness. Key positive aspects* Edited by means of "fathers of the field"* An accelerated model of a vintage AP textual content* entire assurance of a fast-growing box

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Download Obesity: A Practical Guide by Shamim I. Ahmad, Syed Khalid Imam PDF

By Shamim I. Ahmad, Syed Khalid Imam

This booklet brings a finished treatise approximately weight problems, reading the measures that may be taken to forestall or even lessen weight problems if those correct measures are taken in time.

Recent stories exhibit that weight problems is at the bring up at an alarming expense, particularly within the industrialized and prosperous nations. a couple of purposes were recommend for this raise, together with lifestyle offerings, over-eating, over-use of commercially processed nutrition, habit for quick meals, excessive caloric nutrition in particular containing excessive degrees of sugar and fats, loss of workout and sedentary life-style. additionally genetic make up has been linked to weight problems.

Obesity can result in a number of deadly illnesses, significantly heart ailment, melanoma and diabetes. those illnesses account for the top variety of human dying among all different reasons. There also are a few different unwanted effects linked to weight problems together with elevated rigidity, lack of intelligentsia, pancreatitis, untimely delivery and osteoarthritis.

In contemporary years media were enjoying very important roles in highlighting the lethality and harm attributable to weight problems, however no major results should be visible within the inhabitants and weight problems is still at the raise, specially among childrens.

The editors think that it can be crucial that extra schooling, crusade and examine are used to prevent this expanding disease.

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Download Hormone und Hormonsystem: Lehrbuch der Endokrinologie by Bernhard Kleine PDF

By Bernhard Kleine

Die neuen M?glichkeiten der Molekularbiologie lassen die Physiologie von Lebewesen in einem neuen Licht erscheinen. Deshalb stellt der Band die Hormonphysiologie, Hormonrezeptoren, endokrine Organe und Regelkreise sowie die Regelung endokriner Rhythmen bei Tier und Mensch in den Vordergrund. Das Hormonsystem wird umfassend betrachtet: Urspr?nge, Evolution, Wechselwirkungen mit Nerven- und Immunsystem sowie Stoffwechselst?rungen bei Gendefekten. Die 2. Auflage wurde gr?ndlich ?berarbeitet und um Aspekte der Vergleichenden Endokrinologie erweitert.

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Download Nutritional Pathophysiology of Obesity and its by Susan Ettinger PhD PDF

By Susan Ettinger PhD

Nutritional Pathophysiology of weight problems and Its Comorbidities: A Case-Study Approach demanding situations scholars and practitioners to appreciate the function of food in the pathophysiology and improvement of disorder, in particular these illnesses which advance because of weight problems. via a case-based strategy, the writer provides complicated medical situations that require a number of remedy innovations, together with detailed vitamin amendment as an adjuvant to clinical treatment.

The ebook is split into 9 modules and 5 appendices each of which covers points of weight problems and its comorbidities. inside each one module, a case is distinctive with appropriate historical past, laboratory and actual info, and follow-up info. each one case is by means of a source part which delineates present figuring out of the pathophysiology of the situation, in addition to the activities of foodstuff and nutrition parts proven to switch those methods. A "further readings" part cites present assisting medical and easy literature in addition to released guidelines.

  • Explores how weight problems is a key participant within the pathophysiology of many illnesses, together with diabetes mellitus, persistent renal failure, high blood pressure, and atherosclerosis
  • Integrates present understandings of the molecular mechanisms of nutrient motion at the strategies of illness improvement and treatment
  • Presents scholars and early practitioners with advanced scientific situations via a pragmatic case-based approach

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