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This edition has been entirely rewritten since the 1971 edition and comprehensively addresses all aspects of the science and practice of diabetes. The book will appeal to the scholar, teacher, and practicing physician who requires a specific reference for a particular problem. Topics as diverse as insulin biosynthesis and the socioeconomic and psychosocial context of diabetes are covered. The chapters are reasonably up-to-date and well referenced, containing references to 1983 sources and some from 1984. New research in the genetics and autoimmunity of type I diabetes; therapeutic advances such as laser photocoagulation for diabetic retinopathy; and the application of hemodialysis,
Joslin's Diabetes Mellitus.. Ann Intern Med. 1985;103:820–821. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-103-5-820_3
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1985;103(5):820-821.
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