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Assessment of diabetic control:an African perspective
(FSG communications, 1994-04)
Diabetes mellitus, especially non-insulin dependent diabetes (NIDDM) is being increasingly recognised particularly in Africa and other parts of the developing world. The complications taking a great toll of life among ...
The scourge of diabetes mellitus foot syndrome
(Genmax communications, 2008)
Diabetes mellitus which manifests as chronic hyperglycaemia following derangement of carbohydrate, protein and lipid metabolism is caused by an absolute or relative lack of insulin. It leads to great morbidity and mortality ...
Cardiovascular health and hypoglycaemia
(Evangel Publications, 2020)
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Management of Diabetes Mellitus in Sub-Saharan Africa: Focus on Nigeria
(CRC Press, 2019-01)
INTRODUCTION Management of any medical condition starts with obtaining a good history, performing careful physical examination, generating differential diagnoses, and confirming a definitive diagnosis through appropriate ...
Diabetes and diet: A simple guide for diabetes health care providers
(Nadafo Press, 2012)
Diabetes Mellitus has rapidly increased in prevalence over the years and now assumes epidemic proportions. This has been driven largely by lifestyle changes especially the changing diet patterns from a high fiber “sit-down” ...
Clinical practice guidelines on diabetes mellitus foot syndrome for healthcare professionals
(Structured Health Care Initiatives, 2015-04)
A Study of insulin sensitivity in selected Nigerian subjects
ABSTRACT: Insulin Sensitivity A study of insulin sensitivity was carried out on selected Nigerian subjects to measure insulin sensitivity in a group of diabetic subjects and non-diabetic controls. The relationship between ...
Prevalence of obesity and ethnographic-geographic variation in body sizes of Nigerians with type 2 diabetes mellitus - a multi-centre study
(National Association of Resident Doctors of Nigeria, 2018-01)
BACKGROUND: Excess weight gain is common in people with type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) but little is known about itsethno-geographic variation among the Nigerian populace. We aimed to report the prevalence and regional ...