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Unstable and Brittle Diabetes (Advances in Diabetes)

by Geoffrey Gill

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Informa Healthcare .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Diabetes,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Diseases - General,
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism,
  • Medical / Diseases,
  • Medical / Endocrinology & Metabolism,
  • Diseases,
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1,
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2,
  • Hyperglycemia,
  • complications,
  • etiology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12571163M
    ISBN 101841842893
    ISBN 109781841842899

      Brittle diabetes: A type of diabetes when a person's blood glucose level often swings quickly from high to low and from low to high. Also called "unstable diabetes " or "labile diabetes." CONTINUE SCROLLING OR CLICK HERE FOR RELATED SLIDESHOW. "BRITTLE" DIABETES. by Peter J. Nebergall, PhD. One of the most prominent features of diabetes is its uniqueness. No two diabetics respond in exactly the same way to their food, insulin, or exercise, and no two individuals, even if they show the same glucose test results, will .

    Unstable and Brittle Diabetes provides a balanced view of this most difficult area of diabetes care. Editor Geoff Gill brings together the latest research on the management of brittle diabetes (or 'erratic glucose control'), which is a controversial area in terms of definition and management and one that creates much debate among diabetologists. 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 Medication: Insulin, anti-diabetic medication like metformin.

    Angina is a condition in which the heart cannot receive sufficient blood, causing symptoms such as tightness in the chest to occur. Angina is a common health condition, particularly over the age of 55 and having type 2 diabetes presents an additional risk factor. How common is angina? Angina is a common heart condition that [ ]. The doctor said that Alan had brittle bones. El médico dijo que Alan tenía los huesos frágiles. brittle adj adjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." figurative (unstable) precario/a adj adjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa [b]grande.


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Brittle diabetes is the name doctors give diabetes that is especially hard to control. It’s also called “labile” diabetes. The words brittle and labile can both mean “unstable” or Author: Rachel Reiff Ellis. This is the first book for nearly 20 years to deal with the problem of severely unstable diabetes.

As well as brittle type 1 syndromes, the scope of instability has been extended to the notoriously problematic issue of obese and highly insulin-resistant type 2 diabetes, as well as instability in special groups such as the very young and the Format: Hardcover.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "A Martin Dunitz book." Description: ix, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: Unstable and brittle diabetes: past and present --An overview of brittle diabetes --The syndrome of recurrent diabetic ketoacidosis --Insulin resistance in diabetes --Subcutaneous insulin resistance, learning disabilities and unstable diabetes.

Controversial in terms of definition and management, brittle diabetes is a difficult area for most diabetologists. Bringing together the latest research, Unstable and Brittle Diabetes provides a comprehensive overview of the current status that creates a better understanding of.

Brittle diabetes is a severe form of called labile diabetes, this condition causes unpredictable swings in blood sugar (glucose) levels. These swings can affect your quality of life Author: Kristeen Cherney. Brittle diabetes mellitus (or labile diabetes) is a term used to describe particularly hard to control type 1 diabetes.

Those people who have brittle diabetes are more likely to experience frequent, extreme swings in blood glucose levels, causing hyperglycemia or hypoglycemia Signs of brittle diabetes Brittle diabetes presents as type 1 diabetes that is very [ ].

Type 1 diabetes (T1D), previously known as juvenile diabetes, is a form of diabetes in which very little or no insulin is produced by the pancreas.

Insulin is a hormone required for the body to use blood sugar. Before treatment this results in high blood sugar levels in the body.

The classic symptoms are frequent urination, increased thirst, increased hunger, and weight ciation: /daɪəbiːtəs/. What is Brittle Diabetes. Brittle diabetes is a rare form of insulin-dependent diabetes and is marked by frequent and severe episodes of hypoglycemia and/or hyperglycemia ().This instability of blood sugar levels often leads to hospitalization and necessitates frequent self-monitoring of blood glucose, the use of an insulin pump and a continuous glucose monitoring device ().

Unstable and Brittle Diabetes Unstable and Brittle Diabetes Gregory, R. Gill G. London: Taylor and Francis, ISBN 1‐‐‐3. Scarcely a day goes by without someone using the adjective brittle when referring a patient with diabetes to the hospital‐based team.

Brittle diabetes – Brittle diabetes represents the most severe phenotype of high glucose variability. Historically, brittle diabetes was defined as severe glycemic instability of blood glucose levels with frequent and unpredictable episodes of hypoglycemia and/or diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) that disrupt life activities, often requiring.

Controversial in terms of definition and management, brittle diabetes is a difficult area for most diebetologists. Bringing together the latest research, Unstable and Brittle Diabetes provides a comprehensive overview that helps the reader understand this complex and troublesome : Kindle.

Buy Unstable and Brittle Diabetes by Geoff Gill from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £ Brittle type II diabetes mellitus (); Labile type II diabetes mellitus (); Unstable type II diabetes mellitus (); Brittle type 2 diabetes mellitus () Definition Type II diabetes mellitus in which there are frequent, clinically significant fluctuations in blood glucose levels both above and below levels.

Brittle diabetes is a term that is sometimes used to describe hard-to-control diabetes (also called labile diabetes).It is characterized by wide variations or “swings” in blood glucose (sugar) in which blood glucose levels can quickly move from too high (hyperglycemia) to too low (hypoglycemia).These episodes are hard to predict and can disrupt quality of life.

Brittle diabetes in the elderly. In book: Unstable and Brittle Diabetes, pp Cite this publication. the onset of unstable diabetic control was the earliest clinical feature of. Brittle Diabetes, a term coined in the s, is considered an antiquated term.

As knowledge and technology have advanced, clinicians now recognize that widely variable fluctuations in glucose. Unstable and Brittle Diabetesprovides a balanced view of this most difficult area of diabetes care.

Editor Geoff Gill brings together the latest research on the management of brittle diabetes (or 'erratic glucose control'), which is a controversial area in terms of definition and management and one that creates much debate among diabetologists.

A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. Type 1 diabetes is an intrinsically unstable condition. However, the term "brittle diabetes" is reserved for those cases in which the instability, whatever its cause, results in disruption of life and often recurrent and/or prolonged hospitalization.

It affects 3/ insulin-dependent diabetic pati Cited by: The Brittle Diabetes Foundation (BDF) believes that Brittle Type 1 Diabetes (BT1D), is a distinct rare disease, characterized by a severe instability of blood glucose (BG) levels with frequent and unpredictable episodes of hypoglycemia and/or ketoacidosis that disrupts quality of life, often requiring frequent or prolonged hospitalizations”.

diabetes [di″ah-be´tēz] a general term referring to any of various disorders characterized by excessive urination (polyuria); when used alone, the term refers to diabetes mellitus. (See Atlas 4, Part D). brittle diabetes diabetes that is difficult to control, characterized by unexplained oscillation between hypoglycemia and diabetic ketoacidosis.

Diabetes can cause drastic fluctuations in mood as well as blood sugar levels. These mood swings can have a marked effect on a person's relationships. This Knowledge Center article looks at. Diabetes is a prevalent condition. Just recall all the patients you saw today and there’s probably a handful of them who are diabetic.

According to the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Division of Diabetes Translation, up to million people in the United States have diabetes.

And bythe number can increase up to million.