Epidemiology of diabetes and its vascular lesions by Kelly M. West

Cover of: Epidemiology of diabetes and its vascular lesions | Kelly M. West

Published by Elsevier in New York .

Written in English

Read online

Subjects:

  • Diabetes -- Epidemiology.,
  • Diabetic angiopathies -- Epidemiology.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementKelly M. West.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC660 .W45
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 579 p. :
Number of Pages579
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4719138M
ISBN 100444002545
LC Control Number78005980

Download Epidemiology of diabetes and its vascular lesions

GET THIS BOOK Epidemiology of Diabetes and Its Vascular Lesions The Epidemiology of Diabetes Mellitus Author: Jean Marie Ekoé,J.-M. Ekoé,P. Zimmet,George Alberti,Rhys Williams4/5(21). Beginning with an appropriate historical review to orient the reader to recognition and application of epidemiology as a means of better understanding the many faces of diabetes, the author deals in some detail with the scope and magnitude of the problem, evolution.

Epidemiology of Diabetes addresses the patterns, risk factors and prevention tactics for the epidemic of diabetes in the US population. Diabetes is a costly and common disease that needs serious attention and awareness. Diabetes causes devastating consequences, such as neuropathy, retinopathy, nephropathy and vasculopathy.

Download Epidemiology Of Diabetes Book For Free in PDF, EPUB. In order to read online Epidemiology Of Diabetes textbook, you need to create a FREE account. Read as many books as you like (Personal use) and Join Over Happy Readers.

We cannot guarantee that every book is. The main impetus came from the late Kelly West's book `Epidemiology of Diabetes and its Vascular Lesions' published in In addition, World Health Organization and American Diabetes Association Expert Committees made astute recommendations on the classification and criteria for diabetes and associated categories of glucose intolerance as Cited by: 9.

This book intends to bring together, a panel of renowned experts in the field of vascular biology and diabetology, to integrate the current understanding of the pathogenesis and pathophysiology of vascular diseases in diabetes mellitus.

This attempt is significant given the increasing interest in this area as the prevalence of vascular diseases continues to escalate globally. The rising disease burden of diabetes mellitus globally is a major public health priority, placing unsustainable demands on individuals, their carers, health systems and society.

The latest estimates show that there was a global prevalence of million people with diabetes inwhich is expected to rise to million by   In the book Epidemiology of Diabetes and Its Vascular Lesions (), Kelly West summarized extant knowledge of the distribution and causes of diabetes.

The 30 years of epidemiological research that followed have seen remarkable advances in the understanding of obesity as a risk factor for type 2 diabetes, and diabetes and pre-diabetes as risk factors for cardiovascular Cited by:   Many people with diabetes develop lower‐limb complications, frequently including foot ulcers and amputations.

Foot ulcers are lesions that include loss of the epithelium and may extend into the dermis and deeper layers, sometimes involving bone and muscle. Amputation is the removal of a terminal, non‐viable portion of a limb.

over studies in his book “Epidemiology of Diabetes and its Vascular Lesions” [10]. West, Ben-nett, Keen and Jarrett were the driving forces behind the WHO Multinational Study of Vascular Disease in Diabetes [11], a world first.

It was the first attempt at an international multi-centre standardized diabetes epidemiological study. In the book Epidemiology of Diabetes and Its Vascular Lesions (), Kelly West summarized extant knowledge of the distribution and causes of diabetes.

The 30 years of epidemiological research that followed have seen remarkable advances in the understanding of obesity as a risk factor for type 2 diabetes, and diabetes and pre-diabetes as risk Cited by: Additional Physical Format: Online version: West, Kelly M.

Epidemiology of diabetes and its vascular lesions. New York: Elsevier, © (OCoLC) Epidemiology of Diabetes Book Review: Epidemiology of Diabetes addresses the patterns, risk factors and prevention tactics for the epidemic of diabetes in the US population.

Diabetes is a costly and common disease that needs serious attention and awareness. Diabetes causes devastating consequences, such as neuropathy, retinopathy, nephropathy.

In the book Epidemiology of Diabetes and Its Vascular Lesions (), Kelly West summarized extant knowledge of the distribution and causes of diabetes.

„Diabetes mellitus has become one of the most important human problems. It is a significant cause of disease and death in all countries and all major races. In the past quarter-century diabetes killed more people than all wars combined. “ [4] K. West, The main impetus came from the late Kelly West's book `Epidemiology of Diabetes and its Vascular Lesions' published in In addition, World Health Organization and American Diabetes Author: Paul Zimmet.

No book could be wholly comprehensive for such a complex disease as diabetes, but there are some striking omissions. Little is made of the work demonstrating that early life influences, including poor growth in utero and childhood growth velocities, appear to be important in determining the risk of diabetes, and its associated vascular.

The book will be divided into seven sections, each emphasizing a common incentive to development of vascular disease in diabetes. Section I deals with pathophysiology of diabetic vascular disease, beginning with an update on the global burden of diabetes mellitus and its vascular complications.

Diabetes mellitus affects approximately million persons worldwide. 1 Five to ten percent have type 1 (formerly known as insulin-dependent) and 90% to 95% have type 2 (non–insulin-dependent) diabetes mellitus.

It is likely that the incidence of type 2 diabetes will rise as a consequence of lifestyle patterns contributing to obesity. 2 Cardiovascular physicians are encountering many of.

Epidemiology of Type 2 Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease: Translation From Population to Prevention The Kelly West Award Lecture JAMES B.

MEIGS, MD, MPH In the book Epidemiology of Diabetes and Its Vascular Lesions (), Kelly West summarized extant knowledge of the distribution and causes of by: Diabetes is a group of chronic diseases characterized by hyperglycemia.

Modern medical care uses a vast array of lifestyle and pharmaceutical interventions aimed at preventing and controlling hyperglycemia.

In addition to ensuring the adequate delivery of glucose to the tissues of the body, treatment of diabetes attempts to decrease the likelihood that the tissues of the body are harmed by. This book brings together specialist authors from a variety of medical disciplines to give comprehensive coverage of the whole spectrum of women's vascular health.

Covering coronary artery disease and its precursors, venous disease, thrombophilic defects, hormonal therapy and haemorrhagic problems, the content is divided into three sections.

Mechanisms of Vascular Defects in Diabetes Mellitus (Advances in Biochemistry in Health and Disease Book 17) - Kindle edition by C.C. Kartha, Surya Ramachandran, Radhakrishna M.

Pillai, C.C. Kartha, Surya Ramachandran, Radhakrishna M. Pillai. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while. The first edition of this book gained recognition as the definitive textbook of diabetes epidemiology.

The second edition builds on this success, gathering recent information on international trends and data for diabetes mellitus. In particular, the book highlights the dramatic rise of Type 2 diabetes in children, adolescents and the elderly throughout the world. The clinical syndrome associated with the capillary vascular lesion in diabetes stems from two primary sites: the eyes and the kidneys.

In each of these locations th vascular lesion is quite specific for diabetes and the clinical consequences are very serious. There is evidence suggesting a common morphologic and biochemical basis for the microaneurysms in the retina and the hyaline deposits.

Diabetes Mellitus (DM) is a growing worldwide epidemic. It was estimated that more than million people would be affected. DM has spread its presence over the world due to lifestyle changes, increasing obesity and ethnicities, among others. Diabetic nephropathy (DN) is one of the most important DM complications.

A changing concept has been introduced from the classical DN to diabetic. Autopsy studies have shown that the increased risk of ischemic stroke in diabetes is a result of occlusion of small paramedian penetrating arteries and not carotid disease and that the vascular lesions in the small vessels of the brain are proliferative lesi This supports our observation that diabetic subjects with retinopathy.

Diabetic foot problems are common throughout the world, resulting in major medical, social and economic consequences for the patients, their families, and society. Foot ulcers are more likely to be of neuropathic origin, and therefore eminently preventable.

People at greatest risk of ulceration can easily be identified by careful clinical examination of the feet: education and frequent follow-up. Type 2 diabetes is an inflammatory atherothrombotic condition associated with a high prevalence of cardiovascular disease.

In patients with type 2 diabetes, low grade inflammation is reflected by increased plasma levels of several biomarkers of inflammation such as C-reactive protein (CRP). The prevalence of dementia Diabetes mellitus.

Research has shown a range of dementia-associated brain abnormalities from pure vascular lesions at one end to pure Alzheimer's pathologies at the other, with most dementia cases being attributable to both vascular disease and neurodegeneration.

The Edwin Bierman Award Lecture is presented in honor of the memory of Edwin L. Bierman, MD, an exemplary scientist, mentor, and leader in the field of diabetes, obesity, hyperlipidemia, and atherosclerosis. The award and lecture recognizes a leading scientist in the field of macrovascular complications and contributing risk factors in diabetes.

Clay F. Semenkovich, MD, the Irene E. and. In order to elucidate the prevalence of individual complications and its relation to the age of patients and to the duration of diabetes in Korean diabetics, the authors observed diabetic patients ( males and females, with the age range 11 to 86) who were.

Diabetic foot ulcer is a major complication of diabetes mellitus, and probably the major component of the diabetic foot. Wound healing is an innate mechanism of action that works reliably most of the time. A key feature of wound healing is stepwise repair of lost extracellular matrix (ECM) that forms the largest component of the dermal skin layer.

But in some cases, certain disorders or. diabetes prevalence is 10–20% in many islands, the number of amputations be taken to encompass any foot lesion occurring as a result of diabetes and its complications. A selection of epidemiological data for foot ulceration and amputation, vascular disease and peripheral oedema [6].

With the. Diabetes. ; – Crossref Medline Google Scholar; 48 Inoguchi T, Xia P, Kunisaki M, et al. Insulin’s effect on protein kinase C and diacylglycerol induced by diabetes and glucose in vascular tissues. Am J Physiol. ; E–E Crossref Medline Google Scholar.

INTRODUCTION. Diabetes and dementia are major global health concerns. Diabetes is characterized by an abnormally high blood glucose level. It can lead to complications in several organ systems, including cardiovascular diseases, retinopathy, nephropathy, and cognitive decline [].In the UK, there are more than million people with diabetes, including those who are unaware of their condition.

Diabetes Care ;–56 Guggenheimer J, Moore PA, Rossie K, Myers D, Mongelluzzo MB, Block HM, et al. Insulin dependent diabetes mellitus and oral soft tissue pathogenesis.

Prevalence and characteristics non-candidial lesions. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod ; IDF Diabetes Atlas. 6th Edition.

As many as 20 - 40% of patients with diabetes have peripheral vascular disease and up to 50% of patients with a foot ulcer have signs of PVD.

Ischaemia secondary to peripheral vascular disease is the most important factor related to the outcome of a diabetic foot ulcer. Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is a condition characterized by atherosclerotic occlusive disease of the lower extremities. While PAD is a major risk factor for lower-extremity amputation, it is also accompanied by a high likelihood for symptomatic cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease.

Although much is known regarding PAD in the general population, the assessment and management of PAD. Diabetes is considered a risk factor for vascular dementia. This type of dementia occurs due to brain damage that is often caused by reduced or blocked blood flow to your brain.

Many people with diabetes have brain changes that are hallmarks of both Alzheimer's disease and vascular. The vascular lesion appears to have a predilection for the face, neck, shoulder, arm and chest, 13 although involvement of the lower extremity was reported in a pediatric patient.

Diabetes mellitus with ketoacidosis, type II or unspecified type, not stated as uncontrolled Diabetes mellitus with ketoacidosis, type I (juvenile type.Diabetes mellitus (DM), commonly known as diabetes, is a group of metabolic disorders characterized by a high blood sugar level over a prolonged period of time.

Symptoms often include frequent urination, increased thirst, and increased appetite. If left untreated, diabetes can cause many complications. Acute complications can include diabetic ketoacidosis, hyperosmolar hyperglycemic state, or.

77766 views Tuesday, November 17, 2020