The Metabolic Syndrome in Clinical Practice (Paperback)Satish Mittal (author)
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The Metabolic Syndrome in Clinical Practice addresses the issues & interactions surrounding metabolic syndrome, obesity, diabetes & cardiovascular disease. Metabolic syndrome is known to increase cardiovascular disease & is presently a hot topic. Due to its value in predicting type 2 diabetes & its association with cardiovascular risk, the therapeutic implications cannot be over emphasized. The contents of the book are carefully selected & are of immense clinical value.
Publisher: Springer London Ltd
Number of pages: 262
Weight: 474 g
Dimensions: 203 x 127 x 14 mm
Edition: 2008 ed.
From the reviews:
"The author's stated purpose is to provide a practical approach to the understanding of insulin resistance, obesity, hypertriglyceridemia and the subsequent proinflammatory and prothrombic states. ... This is a reference for medical students through attending physicians as well as anyone who wishes to study or obtain additional information on the metabolic syndrome. This book is written at an understandable level for all levels of scientific students of physiology. ... the book is comprehensive and an important library addition." (Vincent F. Carr, Doody's Review Service, February, 2008)
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