2013

The Metabolic Syndrome

Pharmacology and Clinical Aspects

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ISBN: 978-3-7091-1330-1 (Print) 978-3-7091-1331-8 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

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    Pages 1-6

    Introduction and Definition of the Metabolic Syndrome

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    Pages 7-16

    Epidemiology of the Metabolic Syndrome

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    Pages 17-42

    Pathophysiology of the Metabolic Syndrome

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    Pages 43-54

    The Metabolic Syndrome and Cardiovascular Disease

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    Pages 55-61

    The Metabolic Syndrome and Cancer

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    Pages 63-85

    Lifestyle Intervention: Prevention of Complications to the Metabolic Syndrome

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    Pages 87-98

    Low-Carbohydrate Diets in the Treatment of the Metabolic Syndrome

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    Pages 99-116

    Treatment with Metformin

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    Pages 117-146

    Treatment with Thiazolidinediones

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    Pages 147-153

    The Role of Statins in the Metabolic Syndrome

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    Pages 155-164

    The Indication for Antithrombotic Primary Prophylaxis and Treatment in Case of Thromboembolic Complications in Patients with Metabolic Syndrome

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    Pages 165-183

    The Role of Glucagon-like Receptor-1 Agonists in the Metabolic Syndrome

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    Pages 185-190

    Treatment of Hypertension in the Metabolic Syndrome

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    Pages 191-219

    Treatment of the Metabolic Syndrome by Bariatric Surgery

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    Pages 221-225

    Treatment of the Metabolic Syndrome in Daily Clinical Practice: Algorithms

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 227-229