Chapter 7. Management of Type 2 Diabetes

  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.ch7

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) Management of Type 2 Diabetes, in Diabetes and its Management, Sixth Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470760277.ch7

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:

  • insulin resistance;
  • weight reduction;
  • home monitoring;
  • cardiovascular risk factors;
  • dietary management

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Summary

  • Principles of Dietary Management

  • Exercise

  • Oral Hypoglycaemic Agents

  • Insulin Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes

  • Aims of Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes

  • Monitoring of Therapy

  • Management of Type 2 Diabetes During Illness