Providing information relating to the area of insulin resistance and disease, this book covers topics including: cellular insulin action and insulin resistance; hepatic glucose metabolism and insulin resistance in NIDDM and obesity; and genetics of insulin action.
Cellular insulin action and insulin resistance; hepatic glucose metabolism and insulin resistance in NIDDM and obesity; action of insulin on glucose metabolism in vivo; in vivo glucose transport in human skeletal muscle - tools, problems and perspectives; cardiovascular actions of insulin in humans - implications for insulin sensitivity and vascular tone; insulin action on protein metabolism; insulin action and substrate competition; genetics of insulin action; insulin resistance and risk factors for coronary heart disease; the relationship between insulin resistance and coronary heart disease in diabetes mellitus and the general population - a critical appraisal.
Insulin Resistance and Disease by E. Ferrannini
Bailliere's Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism S.
Used - Good
Elsevier Health Sciences
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