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Understanding Diabetes & Endocrinology
- Problem Orientated Approach
Table of Contents
Part 1 - THE BASICS
DIABETES: The impact of diabetes, Insulin action, The epidemiology of Type 1 diabetes, The pathophysiology of Type 1 diabetes, The epidemiology of Type 2 diabetes, The pathophysiology of type 2 diabetes and insulin resistance, Other forms of diabetes.
ENDOCRINOLOGY: The thyroid gland – structure and function, The parathyroid glands – structure and function, The adrenal glands– structure and function, The pituitary gland – structure and function, The reproductive organs – structure and function.
Part 2 - THE PROBLEMS - Diagnosis, Investigation and Complications
DIABETES: Diagnosis, Presentation, Acute / emergency diabetes care, Long term complications, Children and adolescents, Pregnancy.
ENDOCRINOLOGY: Thyroid disease, Parathyroid disease, Adrenal disease, Pituitary disease, Metabolic disturbances, Reproductive hormones
Part 3 - THE SOLUTIONS - Prevention, management and treatment
DIABETES: The prevention of Type 1 diabetes, The prevention of Type 2 diabetes, Management and lifestyle, Pharmacological treatments in Type 2 diabetes.
ENDOCRINOLOGY: Managing thyroid disease, Managing parathyroid disease, Managing adrenal disease, Managing pituitary disease, Managing metabolic disease, Managing reproductive disease.