Open access peer-reviewed Edited volume

Type 1 Diabetes

Complications, Pathogenesis, and Alternative Treatments

This book is intended as an overview of recent progress in type 1 diabetes research worldwide, with a focus on different research areas relevant to this disease. These include: diabetes mellitus and complications, psychological aspects of diabetes, perspectives of diabetes pathogenesis, identification and monitoring of diabetes mellitus, and alternative treatments for diabetes. In preparing this book, leading investigators from several countries in these five different categories were invited to contribute a chapter to this book. We have striven for a coherent presentation of concepts based on experiments and observation from the authors own research and from existing published reports. Therefore, the materials presented in this book are expected to be up to date in each research area. While there is no doubt that this book may have omitted some important findings in diabetes field, we hope the information included in this book will be useful for both basic science and clinical investigators. We also hope that diabetes patients and their family will benefit from reading the chapters in this book.

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Type 1 DiabetesComplications, Pathogenesis, and Alternative TreatmentsEdited by Chih-Pin Liu

Published: November 21st 2011

DOI: 10.5772/1540

ISBN: 978-953-307-756-7

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7 Crossref Citations

16 Web of Science Citations

27 Dimensions Citations

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1. The Study of Glycative and Oxidative Stress in Type 1 Diabetes Patients in Relation to Circulating TGF-Beta1, VCAM-1 and Diabetic Vascular Complications

By Vladimir Jakus, Jana Kostolanska, Dagmar Michalkova and Michal Sapak

2350

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2. Diet, Lifestyle and Chronic Complications in Type 1 Diabetic Patients

By S.S. Soedamah-Muthu, S. Abbring and M. Toeller

2036

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3. Lipid Disorders in Type 1 Diabetes

By Bruno Vergès

3097

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4. Prevalence of Type 1 Diabetes Correlates with Daily Insulin Dose, Adverse Outcomes and with Autoimmune Process Against Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase in Adults

By Mykola Khalangot, Vitaliy Gurianov, Volodymir Kovtun, Nadia Okhrimenko, Viktor Kravchenko and Mykola Tronko

1219

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5. Type I Diabetes in Children and Adolescents

By Laura Nabors, Phillip Neal Ritchey, Bevin Van Wassenhove and Jennifer Bartz

2434

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6. Inadequate Coping Attitudes, Disordered Eating Behaviours and Eating Disorders in Type 1 Diabetic Patients

By Ricardo V. García-Mayor and Alejandra Larrañaga

1364

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7. Predictors of Adherence, Metabolic Control and Quality of Life in Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes

By M. Graça Pereira, A. Cristina Almeida, Liliana Rocha and Engrácia Leandro

2248

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8. Contributing Factors to Poor Adherence and Glycemic Control in Pediatric Type 1 Diabetes: Facilitating a Move Toward Telehealth

By Joseph P. H. McNamara, Adam M. Reid, Alana R. Freedland, Sarah E. Righi and Gary R. Geffken

2960

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9. Fulminant Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus in IRS-2 Deficient Mice

By Toshiro Arai, Nobuko Mori and Haruo Hashimoto

1380

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10. Obesity in the Natural History of Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus: Causes and Consequences

By Fernando Valente, Marília Brito Gomes and Sérgio Atala Dib

2081

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11. Meta-Analysis of Genome-Wide Association Studies to Understand Disease Relatedness

By Stephanie N. Lewis, Elaine O. Nsoesie, Charles Weeks, Dan Qiao and Liqing Zhang

1528

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12. Cytokine-Induced β-Cell Stress and Death in Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

By Lisa Vincenz, Eva Szegezdi, Richard Jäger, Caitriona Holohan, Timothy O’Brien and Afshin Samali

2665

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13. A Novel L-Arginine/L-Glutamine Coupling Hypothesis: Implications for Type 1 Diabetes

By Paulo Ivo Homem de Bittencourt Jr. and Philip Newsholme

2499

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14. Diabetes Type 1 and 2: What is Behind a Classification?

By Adriana Mimbacas and Gerardo Javiel

1431

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15. The Enlarging List of Phenotypic Characteristics That Might Allow the Clinical Identification of Families at Risk for Type 1 Diabetes

By Elena Matteucci and Ottavio Giampietro

1222

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16. Altering Trends in the Epidemiology of Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus in Children and Adolescents

By Elisavet Efstathiou and Nicos Skordis

2295

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17. Genetic Testing of Newborns for Type 1 Diabetes Susceptibility – The MIDIA Study

By Kjersti S. Rønningen

1371

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18. Potentials and Limitations of Bile Acids and Probiotics in Diabetes Mellitus

By Momir Mikov, Hani Al-Salami and Svetlana Golocorbin-Kon

2240

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19. Role of Vitamin D in the Pathogenesis and Therapy of Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

By Agustin Busta, Bianca Alfonso and Leonid Poretsky

2452

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20. Honey and Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

By Mamdouh Abdulrhman, Mohamed El Hefnawy, Rasha Ali and Ahmad Abou El-Goud

2855

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21. Fatty Acid Supply in Pregnant Women with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

By Éva Szabó, Tamás Marosvölgyi and Tamás Decsi

1521

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22. Therapeutic Modelling of Type 1 Diabetes

By Nilam Nilam, Seyed M. Moghadas and Pappur N. Shivakumar

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