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Carbohydrate Metabolism

Handbook of Physiology, Aging

  1. Jeffrey B. Halter

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp110107

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Halter, J. B. 2011. Carbohydrate Metabolism. Comprehensive Physiology. 119–145.

Author Information

  1. Geriatrics Center and Institute of Gerontology, University of Michigan, and VA Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Epidemiology of Age-Related Changes of Carbohydrate Metabolism
  • 2
    Mechanisms for Age-Related Changes of Carbohydrate Metabolism
    • 2.1
      Normal Regulation of Glucose Metabolism
    • 2.2
      Effects of Aging
    • 2.3
      Confounding Factors
  • 3
    Diabetes Mellitus
    • 3.1
      Mechanisms for Development of Non-Insulin-Dependent Diabetes Mellitus
    • 3.2
      Metabolic Consequences of Diabetes Mellitus
    • 3.3
      Long-Term Consequences of Diabetes Mellitus