Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes
Professor of Pediatrics
University of Colorado Denver
The 12th edition of Understanding Diabetes by H. Peter Chase, MD and David Maahs, MD, PhD can be purchased for US $20.00 from the Children's Diabetes Foundation at Denver. Bulk discounts available. Please call the CDF at Denver for information on bulk discount prices. You may also download the order form in .pdf format and mail in your order with payment. Order online here at the CDF Web site.
SOME OF THE SPECIAL FEATURES…
Understanding Diabetes, 12th Edition
(“The Pink Panther Books”)
Three entirely new chapters on the topics of Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM), Autoimmune Conditions Associated with Diabetes, and Diabetes Management in the Toddler/Preschooler
- All chapters updated
- The need to inject a rapid-acting insulin (Humalog, NovoLog or Apidra) 15-20 minutes prior to eating in order to obtain an optimal HbA1c level
- Prevention of hypoglycemia with exercise
- Updated suggestions for traveling through airport security
- Transitioning young adults from pediatric to adult clinic
- Current progress and expectations in research – including the “bionic” pancreas
The 11th edition of Understanding Diabetes by H. Peter Chase, MD is a handbook for people who are living with diabetes. Encompassing the clinical practices of the Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes, Dr. Chase has written a book that belongs in the home of everyone with Type I diabetes. The book is published in large format (8.5 by 11 inch), 325 pages.
The links below lead to Adobe .pdf files. You must have Adobe Acrobat Reader version 7.0 or better to view these files (dowload here). You will NOT be able to print the .pdf files for the 12th edition of Understanding Diabetes, due to copyright restrictions.
Copyright 2006 by H. Peter Chase
All rights reserved. All "Pink Panther" and "The Inspector" (the "Characters") images are not to be reproduced without permission from Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc.
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Denver, CO 80237
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