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In this small volume an attempt has been made to give the general practitioner and the student a working knowledge of the two metabolic diseases with which he will most commonly have to deal, diabetes mellitus and obesity. The subject matter is condensed, the stress is laid on practical methods of treatment. The greater portion of the work is devoted, rightfully, to diabetes and to its complications. The subject of obesity is only briefly considered. An appendix contains useful food tables and weight scales.
Chapter 8 contains an excellent outline of the procedures followed with diabetic patients in the Metabolic
Diabetes Mellitus and Obesity.. Ann Intern Med. ;9:641–642. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-9-5-641_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1935;9(5):641-642.
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