Chapter 19. Cardiovascular Disease

  1. Peter J. Watkins1,
  2. Stephanie A. Amiel2,
  3. Simon L. Howell3 and
  4. Eileen Turner4

Published Online: 30 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470760277.ch19

Diabetes and its Management, Sixth Edition

Diabetes and its Management, Sixth Edition

How to Cite

Watkins, P. J., Amiel, S. A., Howell, S. L. and Turner, E. (2003) Cardiovascular Disease, in Diabetes and its Management, Sixth Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470760277.ch19

Author Information

  1. 1

    King's College Hospital, London

  2. 2

    King's College, London

  3. 3

    King's College, London

  4. 4

    King's College Hospital, London

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405107259

Online ISBN: 9780470760277

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Keywords:

  • cardiovascular disease;
  • coronary artery disease;
  • heart failure;
  • hyperglycaemia;
  • smoking

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Summary

  • Epidemiology of Cardiovascular Disease in Diabetes

  • Pathology and Pathogenesis

  • Clinical Presentations of Coronary Artery Disease

  • Other Cardiac Disorders

  • Cerebrovascular Disease

  • Treatment and Prevention of Risk Factors

  • Lipids and Cardiovascular Disease in Diabetes