List of WHO publications: Diabetes mellitus
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Title
Year
2012 Order Number    11500841 ISBN-13
 9789241548397
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 21,00
English
The primary goal of the guideline is to improve the quality of care and the outcome in people with type 2 diabetes in low-resource settings. The guideline provides a basis for development of simple algorithms for management of diabetes with essential medicines and technology available in first-contact health services in low-resource settings. .../...
Title
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2011 Order Number    19300243 ISBN-13
 9789241502252
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
Diabetes triples the risk of developing tuberculosis (TB). Consequently rates of TB are higher in people with diabetes than in the general population, and diabetes is a common comorbidity in people with TB. .../...
Title
Year
2011 Order Number    11500815 ISBN-13
 9789241564229
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries    CHF 28,00
English
The Global Status Report on Noncommunicable Diseases is the first report on the worldwide epidemic of cardiovascular diseases, cancer, diabetes and chronic respiratory diseases, along with their risk factors and determinants. .../...
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    11500673 ISBN-13
 9789241547123
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
Diabetes mellitus is an important public health problem worldwide, and more than 75% of patients who have had diabetes mellitus for more than 20 years will have some sort of retinopathy. Diabetic retinopathy correlates with the duration of diabetes; thus with increasing life expectancy, diabetic retinopathy and the ensuing blindness will tend to increase. .../...
Title
Author Khatib, O.M.N.
Year
2006 Order Number    14500032 ISBN-13
 9789290214045
Price
CHF 14,00  / US$ 16,80 Developing countries    CHF 9,80
English
Diabetes mellitus is one of the most common noncommunicable diseases worldwide. In the Eastern Mediterranean Region there has been a rapid increase in the incidence of diabetes mellitus and it is now the fourth leading cause of death. These guidelines provide up-to-date, reliable and balanced information for the prevention and care of diabetes mellitus in the Region. .../...
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Year
2003 Order Number    15200024 ISBN-13
 9789290610410
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
The book is aimed at informing and supporting the development of a healthcare sector -wide response for the prevention and management of Type 2 diabetes. It is based on the premise that decision-makers in the health care sector can benefit more from formal structured systems to guide decision-making. .../...
Title
Year
2003 Order Number    11500526 ISBN-13
 9789241545990
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 30,00
English
Adherence to therapies is a primary determinant of treatment success. Poor adherence attenuates optimum clinical benefits and therefore reduces the overall effectiveness of health systems. "Medicines will not work if you do not take them". .../...
Title
Year
2001 Order Number    16300144  
 
Price
CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries    CHF 35,00
English
Health includes articles about the incidence and prevalence of diabetes in the Americas, quality of care for diabetic patients, and special country cases. Diabetes is reaching epidemic proportions around the world. It is estimated that the number of people with diabetes in the Region of the Americas will increase by 83% over the next 25 years. .../...
Title
Author King, H., Gruber, W., Lander, T.
Year
1995 Order Number    19300064  
 
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
Summarizes the outcome of the first WHO meeting, at the global level, convened specifically to address the topic of national diabetes programmes. Throughout, the book emphasizes the practical aspects of programme implementation. The book has six sections. .../...
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Year
1994 Order Number    11000844 ISBN-13
 9789241208444
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
Reviews current and potential opportunities for the prevention of diabetes mellitus and the improvement of prognosis through the early detection and treatment of complications. .../...
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