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There is no doubt that English belongs to the English. This book is a succinct, informative, readable example, in the form of a "practical guide to . . . management" based on the authors' larger book, Clinical Diabetes and Its Biochemical Basis.
The biochemistry, pathology, and variable prevalence are discussed in an appropriately abbreviated form. The definition of diabetes mellitus is remarkably concise, considering the long, tortuous discussions this disease frequently evokes. The disorder is described as one in which blood glucose is persistently raised. In order to distinguish from clinical situations where the blood sugar is transiently elevated because
Diabetes and Its Management.. Ann Intern Med. 1973;79:926. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-79-6-926_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1973;79(6):926.
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