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CHAPTER 26 ENERGY METABOLISM AND MAINTENANCE OF ERYTHROCYTES

CHAPTER 26 ENERGY METABOLISM AND MAINTENANCE OF ERYTHROCYTES Williams Hematology CHAPTER 26 ENERGY METABOLISM AND MAINTENANCE OF ERYTHROCYTES ERNEST BEUTLER Glucose Metabolism Pathways Enzymes The Utilization of Substrates other than Glucose as Energy Sources Adenosine Fructose Mannose Galactose Dihydroxyacetone Glycogen Metabolism Glutathione Metabolism of the Erythrocyte Methemoglobin Reduction Other Red Cell Enzymes Nucleotide Synthesis Reticulocyte […]

CHAPTER 26 DIABETES INSIPIDUS AND HYPEROSMOLAR SYNDROMES

CHAPTER 26 DIABETES INSIPIDUS AND HYPEROSMOLAR SYNDROMES Principles and Practice of Endocrinology and Metabolism CHAPTER 26 DIABETES INSIPIDUS AND HYPEROSMOLAR SYNDROMES PETER H. BAYLIS AND CHRISTOPHER J. THOMPSON Definitions Diabetes Insipidus Etiology Clinical Features Differential Diagnosis Thirst in Hypothalamic Diabetes Insipidus Diabetes Insipidus and Pregnancy Treatment Hyperosmolar Syndromes Etiology Clinical Features Osmoregulatory Defects in Chronic […]

Chapter 26 – Phakic Intraocular Lenses

Chapter 26 – Phakic Intraocular Lenses DIMITRI T. AZAR SONIA H. YOO FRANÇOIS MALECAZE GEORGE BAIKOFF JEAN-LOUIS ARNÈ THANH HOANG-XUAN DEFINITION • Phakic intraocular lenses (IOLs) are prosthetic devices introduced in the anterior or posterior chamber of phakic patients to correct the refractive error. KEY FEATURES • Three kinds of phakic IOLs have been tested: […]

CHAPTER 26 DEMENTIA

CHAPTER 26 DEMENTIA Practice of Geriatrics SECTION V NEUROPSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS IN GERIATRIC PRACTICE CHAPTER 26 DEMENTIA William E. Reichman, M.D., and Jeffrey L. Cummings, M.D. Relative Frequency of Causes of Dementia Causes of Dementia Evaluation of Dementia Management of Dementia Dementia is a syndrome of acquired persistent dysfunction in several domains of intellectual function including […]