Oxford Handbook of Endocrinology and Diabetes by John WassOxford Handbook of Endocrinology and Diabetes by John Wass

Oxford Handbook of Endocrinology and Diabetes

EditorJohn Wass, Katharine Owen

Paperback | May 22, 2014

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The indispensable guide to all aspects of clinical care, the Oxford Handbook of Endocrinology and Diabetes has been fully revised for its third edition. Concise, practical, and packed with vital information and invaluable hands-on advice, this is the must have resource for all those managingpatients with endocrine and diabetic disorders.This unique pocket guide has been updated with new dedicated chapters on endocrine surgery, endocrinology and ageing, and obesity, as well as new topics, including intrinsic imperfections of endocrine replacement therapy, transition to adult care, and survivors of childhood cancer. Written inconjunction with the Oxford Textbook of Endocrinology and Diabetes, it covers clinical investigation and management of both common and rare conditions. Following the latest protocols and clinical guidelines it ensures readers are up-to-date with the latest clinical care and practice. Clear, concise,and easy-to-use, this handbook will ensure readers have all the information they need at their fingertips.
John Wass is Consultant Physician at Oxford Centre of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Churchill Hospital and Professor of Endocrinology at the University of Oxford, UK. Katharine Owen is Honorary Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology at Oxford Centre of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, UK.
Title:Oxford Handbook of Endocrinology and DiabetesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:928 pages, 7.09 × 3.94 × 0 inPublished:May 22, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199644438

ISBN - 13:9780199644438


Table of Contents

1. Thyroid2. Pituitary3. Adrenals4. Reproductive endocrinology5. Endocrine disorders of pregnancy6. Calcium and bone metabolism7. Paediatric endocrinology8. Neuroendocrine disorders9. Inherited endocrine syndromes and multiple endocrine neoplasia (MEN)10. Miscellaneous endocrinology11. Diabetes12. Lipids and hyperlipidaemia13. Obesity14. Laboratory endocrinology

Editorial Reviews

"This is an excellent pocket guide for endocrine disorders. This edition has been extensively updated, providing a great resource for endocrinologists and nonendocrinologists alike." --Doody's Notes (Ronald N Cohen MD, University of Chicago Medical Center)