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The Kidney and Hypertension in Diabetes Mellitus

  • Carl Erik Mogensen
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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvi
  2. David J. Pettitt, William C. Knowler
    Pages 27-35
  3. William C. Knowler, Robert G. Nelson, David J. Pettitt
    Pages 53-62
  4. Diane L. Manninen, Erik J. Dasbach, Frederick B. Dong, Ronald E. Aubert, Steven M. Teutsch, William H. Herman
    Pages 63-73
  5. Per Løgstrup Poulsen
    Pages 95-102
  6. Søren Nielsen, Anita Schmitz
    Pages 111-121
  7. Peter T. Sawicki
    Pages 133-140
  8. Priscilla Kincaid-Smith, Judith A. Whitworth
    Pages 151-160
  9. Hans-Jacob Bangstad, Ruth Østerby
    Pages 161-170
  10. Erwin D. Schleicher
    Pages 191-202

About this book

Introduction

medical research covered in thisvolume: epidemiology, physiologyand pathophysio­ logy, laboratory methodology, and renal pathology. New studies deal with the diagnosis and treatment of both incipient and overt nephropathy by metabolie, antihypertensive, and dietary invention. Considerable progress has been made in the management of end-stage renal failure and also in the management and treatment of nephropathy in the pregnant diabetic woman. Diabetic nephropathy is a worldwide problem, but it is more clearly defined in Europe and North America where facilities for the diagnosis and treatment of diabetes and its complications are readily available. Much more work needs to be done in other parts of the world, as it appears from this book. It is hoped that we now have a handbook for the kidney and hypertension in diabetes and that further progress can be made in clinical work in diagnosing and treating diabetic patients. Much more work still needs to be done regarding patient education with respect to complications. Many diabetics have now been trained to take part in the management of their metabolie control; they should also be trained to take part in the follow-up and treatment of complications. This volume also underlines the considerable need for future research. So far, research in this field has been carried out in relatively few countries and centers in the world. The editor is sure that this volume will also stimulate further advan­ cement in clinical science within the field of diabetic renal disease.

Keywords

Diabetes Diabetes mellitus Insulin Pancreas blood pressure cardiovascular growth factor homeostasis hypertension kidney metabolic control transplantation vascular disease

Editors and affiliations

  • Carl Erik Mogensen
    • 1
  1. 1.Medical Department M (Diabetes & Endocrinology) Aarhus KommunehospitalUniversity Hospitals in AarhusAarhus CDenmark

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title The Kidney and Hypertension in Diabetes Mellitus
  • Editors Carl Erik Mogensen
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4757-6746-9
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1994
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-7923-2829-2
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4757-6748-3
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4757-6746-9
  • Edition Number 2
  • Number of Pages XXVI, 547
  • Number of Illustrations 30 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Nephrology
    Diabetes
    Cardiology
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