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E-book "Endocrinology and Diabetes in Diagrams and Images"

50 chapters which cover the most important knowledge areas of endocrinology and diabetes; Chapters are made in a systematic and visual manner with variable length from 30 to 140 pages (slides), an index, a rating of knowledge and references. The book is composed of more than 2500 (700 of diabetes) patterns of text schemes, tables, figures, algorithms, clinical guidelines, as well as many original illustrations and digital images of patients and diagnostic tests. Most contents have been developed by the author-editor in 30 years of clinical and teaching activity. In addition, more than 35 authors have collaborated in specific areas of endocrinology or other related specialties. Most chapters have been reviewed by different members of the Spanish Society of Endocrinology or other medical scientific societies. The e-book is endorsed by Sociedad Española de Endocrinología y Nutrición (SEEN; Spanish Endocrine and Nutrition Society), Sociedad Española de Obstetricia y Ginecología (SEGO; Spanish Obstetrics and Gynecology Society), Sociedad Española de Geriatría y Gerontología (SEGG, Spanish Geriatric ang Gerontology Society), Sociedad Española de Medicina Interna (Spanish Society of Internal Medicine). The work has been selected as a refererence book for under and postgraduate students and physicians at Facultad de Medicina de la Universidad de Alcalá (Faculty of Medicine, Alcala University; Spain).


CHAPTERS (These contents are available only in Spanish)

1. Hypopituitarism. Etiology, pathogenesis, diagnosis and  treatment (normal and short version).  Emiliano Corpas, Fernando Cordido.

2. Adenohypophysis hormonal hyperfunction. Acromegaly.  Emiliano Corpas, Tomás Lucas, Beatriz Lecumberry.

3. Adenohypophysis hormonal hyperfunction. Hyperprolactinemia.  Emiliano Corpas, José Manuel Gómez.

4. Neurohypophysis. Diabetes insipidus. Syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion. José Manuel Gómez, Emiliano Corpas.

5. Surgical treatment of pituitary adenomas.  José García-Uría, Tomás Lucas, Cristina Lamas, Javier Estrada, Emiliano Corpas.

6. Radiosurgery and pituitary adenomas.  Roberto Martínez.

7. Hypoparathyroidism: Etiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment. Vitamin D deficiency. Pseudohypoparathyroidism. José Manuel Gómez, Emiliano Corpas.

8. Primary hyperparathyroidism: Etiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment. Hypercalcemia: Etiology, differential diagnosis and treatment. Emiliano Corpas, Álvaro Larrad, Eduardo Larrañaga, José Manuel Gómez.

9. Hypothyroidism. Pathogenesis, diagnosis and treatment. Subclinical hypothyroidism. Emiliano Corpas, Franco Sánchez-Franco.

10. Thyrotoxicosis: Concept and causes. Graves' disease. Thyrotoxic crisis.Franco Sánchez-Franco, Emiliano Corpas.

11. Graves Orbitopathy. Natividad Rodríguez, Consuelo Pérez,  Román Blanco, Emiliano Corpas.

12. Toxic multinodular goiter. Toxic adenoma. Subclinical hyperthyroidism. Other causes of hyperthyroidism. Emiliano Corpas, Franco Sánchez-Franco.

13. Indications and surgical techniques in Graves' disease. Álvaro Larrad, Emiliano Corpas.

14. Goiter. Clinical presentations. Endemic goiter. Simple goiter. Non-toxic multinodular goiter. Franco Sánchez-Franco, Emiliano Corpas.

15. Thyroiditis. Acute thyroiditis. De Quervain subacute thyroiditis. Chronic autoimmune thyroiditis. Postpartum thyroiditis. Painless thyroiditis. Fibrous thyroiditis. Amiodarone thyroiditis. Other causes of thyroiditis. Emiliano Corpas, Franco Sánchez-Franco.

16. Thyroid nodules. Management and treatment. Franco Sánchez-Franco, Emiliano Corpas Cobisa.

17. Malignant thyroid tumors of the follicular epithelium. Álvaro Larrad,  Emiliano Corpas, Franco Sánchez- Franco.

18. Medullary cancer of the thyroid gland. Franco Sánchez-Franco, Emiliano Corpas, Álvaro Larrad.

19.Cytological more frequent pictures and its thyroid histologic correlation. Blanca Vicandi, José María Viguer.

20. Thyroid disease in pregnancy. Franco Sánchez-Franco, Emiliano Corpas Cobisa.

21. Adrenocortical insufficiency, acute and chronic. Etiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment. Emiliano Corpas

22. Adrenocortical hyperfunction (Cushing's syndrome). Etiology, pathophysiology, Emiliano Corpas.

23. MIneralcorticoid excess. Concepts and etiology. Primary hyperaldosteronism. Secondary hyperaldosteronism. Emiliano Corpas.

24. Pheochromocytoma and paragangliomas. Clinical manifestations, diagnosis and treatment. Emiliano Corpas

25. Adrenal incidentaloma. José Manuel Machín Lázaro, Ana Bayo Berzosa, Emiliano Corpas Cobisa.

26. Adrenal surgery. Álvaro Larrad.

27. Laparoscopic surgery of the adrenal gland. Álvaro Serrano.

28. Hyperandrogenic states in women. María Jesús Cancelo, Camil Castelo.

29. Diabetes mellitus. Concept, classification and pathogenesis. Emiliano Corpas, Francisco J. Escalada.

30. Prediabetes. Prevention of type 2 diabetes. Francisco J. Escalada, Emiliano Corpas, Enrique Costilla.

31. Diabetes mellitus. Clinical features. Micro and macroangiopathic chronic complications: Epidemiology, pathogenesis and prevention. Major interventional studies.  Emiliano Corpas, Francisco J. Escalada.

32. Diabetic retinopathy. Esther Lijó, Emiliano Corpas.

33. The kidney in the diabetic patient. Gabriel de Arriba.

34. Diabetic neuropathy. José María Vázquez, Emiliano Corpas.

35. Diabetic foot: a multidisciplinary approach. José Antonio Rubio, José Luis Lázaro, Emiliano Corpas.

36. Cutaneous manifestations of diabetes. Esther de Eusebio, Jesus Cuevas.

37. Therapeutic bases of diabetes mellitus. Education, nutrition, exercise and glycemia monitoring. Treatment of hyperglycemia with oral and incretins agents. Clinical guidelines for therapy of type 2 diabetes. Emiliano Corpas, Francisco J. Escalada.

38. Metabolic surgery for type 2 diabetes. Álvaro Larrad, Emiliano Corpas.

39. Insulin therapy in type 1 and 2 diabetes. Francisco J. Escalada, Emiliano Corpas.

40. Diabetic ketoacidosis. Concept, etiology, pathophysiology, clinical features and therapeutic protocols. Hyperosmolar hyperglycemic state. Francisco J. Escalada, Emiliano Corpas.

41. Insulin therapy in the hospitalized patient. Emiliano Corpas, Antonio Pérez.

42. Diabetes in pregnancy. José A. Rubio, Marta Ontañón, Emiliano Corpas.

43. Obstetric management of pregnancy with diabetes. Infant of a diabetic mother. Marta Ontañón, José A. Rubio, Emiliano Corpas.

44. Hypoglycemia. Pathophysiology, causes, clinical features, diagnosis and treatment. Insulinoma: Diagnosis, localization, surgical and medical treatment. Emiliano Corpas,  Álvaro Larrad .

45. Obesity. Concept, pathogenesis, diagnosis and therapeutic evaluation. Emiliano Corpas, Ricardo García-Mayor.

46. Obesity surgery. Álvaro Larrad.

47. Bariatric surgery. Pre and postoperative medical follow-up. Metabolic and nutritional complications. Irene Bretón, Júlia Álvarez, Álvaro Larrad, Emiliano Corpas.  

48. Adult male hypogonadism. Etiology, diagnosis and treatment. Emiliano Corpas, S. Mitchell Harman.

49. Gynecomastia. Emiliano Corpas, Juan José Corrales.

50. Primary and secondary hyperlipidemia. Hyperlipidemia and atherosclerosis. Emiliano Corpas.

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