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Diabetes and the Brain

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat30005
edited by Geert Jan Biessels, Jose A. Luchsinger. --Totowa, NJ: Humana Press , c2010.
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Author
Biessels, Geert Jan
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Luchsinger, Jose A
Responsibility
edited by Geert Jan Biessels, Jose A. Luchsinger
Place of Publication
Totowa, NJ
Publisher
Humana Press
Date of Publication
c2010
Series Title
Contemporary diabetes
ISBN
9781603278508
Subjects (MeSH)
Diabetic Neuropathies
Brain Diseases
Diabetes Complications
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Diabetic foot ulcer

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36448
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Vascular Surgery. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
1904
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A foot ulcer is an open sore that happens below the ankle. It may be on any part of the foot. Some people with diabetes may get a foot ulcer. These ulcers are often slow to heal and may get infected. This pamphlet explains who is at risk for a diabetic foot ulcer, and how to know if you have diabetic neuropathy (a type of nerve damage that can happen if you have diabetes) or a diabetic foot ulcer. It also describes the treatment for a diabetic foot ulcer, how to prevent another ulcer, and tips …
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Vascular Surgery
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (6 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Diabetic Foot
Diabetic Neuropathies
Subjects (LCSH)
Foot--Ulcers
Diabetic neuropathies
Specialty
Endocrine System
Abstract
A foot ulcer is an open sore that happens below the ankle. It may be on any part of the foot. Some people with diabetes may get a foot ulcer. These ulcers are often slow to heal and may get infected. This pamphlet explains who is at risk for a diabetic foot ulcer, and how to know if you have diabetic neuropathy (a type of nerve damage that can happen if you have diabetes) or a diabetic foot ulcer. It also describes the treatment for a diabetic foot ulcer, how to prevent another ulcer, and tips for orthotics and shoes. The French version of this pamphlet 1951, "Ulcère du pied diabétique", is also available.
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Prepared by: Vascular Surgery
Pamphlet Number
1904
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Diabetic Neuropathy and Clinical Practice

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Sanjeev Kelkar. --Singapore: Springer , c2020.
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Diabetic Neuropathy and Clinical Practice aims to improve the pathophysiological understanding of the entire spectrum from sensory motor to autonomic diabetic neuropathy, its correlation with the symptoms, improving thereby the communication with the patient including prognostication and other tools that one should utilize to better management. It also emphasizes the need to regain the grip on the basic sciences of clinical medicine to deal with it better - Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry and…
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Kelkar, Sanjeev
Responsibility
Sanjeev Kelkar
Place of Publication
Singapore
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2020
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxix, 290 p.) : 6 illus. in color
ISBN
9789811524172
9789811524165 (Print ed.)
9789811524189 (Print ed.)
9789811524196 (Print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Diabetic Neuropathies
Specialty
Diabetes Mellitus
Neurology
Abstract
Diabetic Neuropathy and Clinical Practice aims to improve the pathophysiological understanding of the entire spectrum from sensory motor to autonomic diabetic neuropathy, its correlation with the symptoms, improving thereby the communication with the patient including prognostication and other tools that one should utilize to better management. It also emphasizes the need to regain the grip on the basic sciences of clinical medicine to deal with it better - Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry and Pathology and gives the necessary details. The volume aims at explaining what the clinicians need most to help patients and may not possess.
Contents
Part I. Anatomy and Pathophysiology of Diabetic Nerves -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Functional Anatomy of the Cranial, Peripheral, and Autonomic Nerves -- 3. Pathogenesis of Diabetic Neuropathies -- Part II. Autonomic Neuropathies in Diabetes -- 4. Cardiovascular and Cerebral Dysfunction -- 5. Gastrointestinal and Urinary Dysfunction -- 6. Dysfunction of Sexual and Accessory Sex Organs -- 7. Sudomotor Dysfunction and Histopathology in Diabetic Neuropathy -- Part III. Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathies -- 8. Clinical and Laboratory Measurements in Diabetic Neuropathies -- 9. Small Fiber and Painful Neuropathy -- 10. Motor Neuropathy and Diabetic Hand Syndrome -- 11. Electrophysiology in Diabetic Neuropathy -- Part IV. Therapeutics of Diabetic Neuropathies -- 12. Treatment of Painful Diabetic Neuropathy -- 13. Insulin and Diabetic Peripheral Nerve Pathologies -- 14. Treatment of Cardiac Autonomic Neuropathy.
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Diabetic Neuropathy : Clinical Management

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat29035
edited by Aristidis Veves, Rayaz A. Malik. (2nd ed.) --Totowa, NJ: Humana Press , c2007.
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Author
Veves, Aristidis
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Malik, Rayaz A
Responsibility
edited by Aristidis Veves, Rayaz A. Malik
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Totowa, NJ
Publisher
Humana Press
Date of Publication
c2007
Series Title
Clinical Diabetes
ISBN
9781597453110
Subjects (MeSH)
Diabetic Neuropathies - therapy
Diabetes Complications
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes
Neurology
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Painful diabetic polyneuropathy : a comprehensive guide for clinicians

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat32574
Erin Lawson, Miroslav "Misha" Backonja, editors. --New York, NY: Springer , c2013.
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Painful diabetic polyneuropathy is the most common and disturbing of painful conditions experienced by people with diabetes. As the diabetes rate continues to grow, the number of people suffering from painful diabetic polyneuropathy will as well increasing both patient suffering and demands on healthcare resources. Painful Diabetic Polyneuropathy covers all aspects of these painful disorders from pathophysiology and diagnosis, treatment and prevention, future approaches and the nursing perspect…
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Lawson, Erin
Backonja, Miroslav "Misha"
Responsibility
Erin Lawson, Miroslav "Misha" Backonja, editors
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
1 online resource (xv, 204 p. : 8 ill., 4 ill. in color)
ISBN
9781461462996
Subjects (MeSH)
Diabetic Neuropathies
Subjects (LCSH)
Medicine
Family medicine
Internal medicine
Diabetes
Endocrinology 
Neurology
Pain medicine
Abstract
Painful diabetic polyneuropathy is the most common and disturbing of painful conditions experienced by people with diabetes. As the diabetes rate continues to grow, the number of people suffering from painful diabetic polyneuropathy will as well increasing both patient suffering and demands on healthcare resources. Painful Diabetic Polyneuropathy covers all aspects of these painful disorders from pathophysiology and diagnosis, treatment and prevention, future approaches and the nursing perspective, to billing issues and the patient's experience. Written by experts in their fields, each chapter presents the full perspective of these painful disorders with an emphasis on evidence-based scientific information. áPainful Diabetic Polyneuropathy is a comprehensive resource for general and family medicine practitioners, neurologists and pain medicine specialists. It will also serve as a resource for patients for education, support, and treatment sites.
Contents
Epidemiology and Scope of Impact of Painful Diabetic Neuropathy -- Biology and Pathophysiology of Painful Diabetic Neuropathy -- Diagnosis of Painful Diabetic Neuropathy -- Prevention and Control of Painful Diabetic Neuropathy -- Medical Treatments for Painful Diabetic Neuropathy -- Physical therapy for Painful Diabetic Neuropathy -- Psychological treatment for Painful Diabetic Neuropathy -- Acupuncture and Alternative Treatments for Painful Diabetic Neuropathy -- Interventional and Invasive treatment for Painful Diabetic Neuropathy -- Billing, Reimbursement, and Healthcare Utilization for Painful Diabetic Neuropathy -- Advances in Pharmaceutical Options and Current Clinical Trials for the Treatment of Painful Diabetic Polyneuropathy -- Nursing and Home Care Perspective of Painful Diabetic Neuropathy -- Impact of Painful Diabetic Polyneuropathy on Patients -- Impact of Treatments for Painful Diabetic Polyneuropathies on Patients -- Patient resources for Painful Diabetic Neuropathy -- Index.
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e-Book
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Ulcère du pied diabétique

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Vascular Surgery. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1951
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Les termes « ulcère du pied » sont utilisés pour décrire une plaie ouverte qui se situe sous la cheville sur n’importe quelle partie du pied. Certaines personnes diabétiques peuvent avoir un ulcère du pied. Comme la guérison de ces ulcères est souvent lente, ils peuvent s’infecter. La présente brochure explique qui est à risque de développer un ulcère du pied, la façon de savoir si les nerfs sont atteints (neuropathie diabétique) et les symptômes de la neuropathie diabétique. On y explique auss…
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Vascular Surgery
Alternate Title
Diabetic foot ulcer
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document (6 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Diabetic Foot
Diabetic Neuropathies
Subjects (LCSH)
Foot--Ulcers
Diabetic neuropathies
Abstract
Les termes « ulcère du pied » sont utilisés pour décrire une plaie ouverte qui se situe sous la cheville sur n’importe quelle partie du pied. Certaines personnes diabétiques peuvent avoir un ulcère du pied. Comme la guérison de ces ulcères est souvent lente, ils peuvent s’infecter. La présente brochure explique qui est à risque de développer un ulcère du pied, la façon de savoir si les nerfs sont atteints (neuropathie diabétique) et les symptômes de la neuropathie diabétique. On y explique aussi comment savoir si vous avez un ulcère du pied, comment le traiter et comment le prévenir. Des conseils sur les orthèses du pied et les chaussures sont aussi proposés.
This is a French translation of the English pamphlet 1904, “Diabetic Foot Ulcer”. The term 'foot ulcer' is used to describe an open sore that happens below the ankle and may be on any part of the foot. Some people with diabetes may develop a foot ulcer. These ulcers are often slow to heal and may get infected. This pamphlet explains who is at risk for a foot ulcer, how to know if you have nerve damage (diabetic neuropathy), and symptoms of diabetic neuropathy. It also describes how to know if you have a foot ulcer, treatment, prevention, and tips for foot orthotics and shoes.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Barbie Murray, CNS MDLUC and Bonnie Heckel, CNS Vascular Surgery
Pamphlet Number
1951
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