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By Medha N. Munshi, Lewis A. Lipsitz

The variety of aged sufferers with diabetes is expanding at an important cost. Responding to this development, this resource serves as a great arsenal of data at the various shows and demanding situations linked to diabetes within the geriatric sufferer, and offers sincerely written sections at the screening, analysis, and remedy of diabetes in aged populations. With contributions from well known gurus from the nationwide and foreign associations, this reference will depict the function of particular co-morbidities, socioeconomic features, and caregiver matters at the potent administration of diabetes within the older grownup.

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