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By Hosam K. Kamel MD, Arshag D. Mooradian MD, Tanveer Mir MD (auth.), John E. Morley MB, BCh, Lucretia van den Berg MB, BCh (eds.)

In Endocrinology of getting older, a panel of individual physicians significantly stories the medical results of the endocrinological adjustments that take place with aging-in either males and women-and learn using hormonal remedy to minimize them. issues diversity from bone illness and water stability in all older humans, to androgen deficiency in getting older men, gynecomastia, and menopause. The authors additionally speak about sort II diabetes in folks over sixty five, emphasizing the cognitive advantages of excellent glycemia regulate, and the interplay of food and metabolism, concentrating on hypocholesterolemia, weight problems, the anorexia of getting older, hint components, and supplementations. The getting older of the sympathetic frightened method and its influence on high blood pressure within the aged can also be coated. well timed and authoritative, Endocrinology of getting older deals endocrinologists, geriatricians, and first care physicians serious perception into the endocrine difficulties of our speedily starting to be aged inhabitants. the dear details the following will tremendously increase each physician's skill to augment functionality of their getting older sufferers through insightful software of recent remedy regimes and latest strong new therapeutics.

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