Handbook of Exercise in Diabetes

Handbook of Exercise in Diabetes

by Ruderman & Devlin

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book synopsis/description:

The Evidence : Regular exercise reduces mortality and cardiovascular disease in patients with diabetes Lifestyle modification-exercise and diet-prevents the progression of impaired glucose tolerance to overt diabetes. Let over 65 scientists and clinicians, all diabetes and exercise experts, brought together by Editor-in Chief Neil Ruderman, MD, DPhil, and Editors John T. Devlin, MD, and Stephen H. Schneider, MD, show you how to : Use exercise to treat type 2 diabetes Use exercise to prevent your at risk patients from progressing to a diabetes diagnosis Use exercise to prevent diabetes complications Prescribe user-friendly exercise programs to all patients with diabetes, including those with complications and concerns such as gestational diabetes and insulin pump therapy Assess each patient?s risk-benefit profile, including preexercise cardiac evaluation.

ISBN:
8176498734
Category:
Health and Fitness
Language:
English
Format:
Paperback
Year of Publication:
2004
Publisher:
Viva Books
Condition:
Brand New
Pages:
718