This note covers the following topics: Type 1 diabetes and Type 2 diabetes: Etiology, Symptoms, Diagnosis and
Treatment, Gestational diabetes, Intermediate states of hyperglycemia,
Complications of diabetes, Diabetic retinopathy , Nephropathy, Neuropathy (nerve disease)and Cardiovascular disease.
This book is intended to serve as a general
learning material for diabetes mellitus by the health center team. This book can
also be used by other categories of health professionals. It should be kept in
mind, though, that it is not a substitute for standard textbooks.
This note covers the following topics: medical nutrition therapy for
diabetes, basic dietary guidelines, hypoglycemia, more information specifically
for treating the patient with type2 diabetes, managing lipid abnormalities,
managing blood pressure, type2 diabetes in childhood, pregnancy with preexisting
diabetes, gestational diabetes, medical nutrition therapy for diabetes and
This note covers the following topics:
Classification Of Diabetes Mellitu, Prevalence Of Diabetes, Screening For
Diabetes, Role Of The Medical Laboratory In Diabetes Mellitus, Glucose
Determination, The Oral Glucose Tolerance Test, Glycated Proteins, Urinary
This note covers the following topics: Diabetes and Flu: What
You Need to Know and Do, Diabetes and Disasters, Chronic Kidney Disease
Initiative, Vision Health Initiative (VHI), County Level Estimates of Diagnosed
Diabetes, Diabetes and Pregnancy.
Author(s): Centers for Disease Control and
Diabetes Dictionary is derived from the original Diabetes Dictionary of the
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease (NIDDK). New
material, updated definitions, internal hyperlinks, and links to related
material have been added to make your search for information easier.