Rudolf Chlup

Palacký University, Olomouc

Rudolf Chlup graduated from Palacký University Olomouc, Czechia, and attended postgraduate courses in Prague, Karlsburg, Edinburgh, London, Bucharest, Moscow, Sophia, Düsseldorf, and San Francisco. He is a consultant for internal medicine and diabetology at the Teaching Hospital Olomouc. He became Dr. med. habil. at the University of Greifswald in 1993 and since 2020 he has been a Professor of Medicine at Palacký University Olomouc. His research interests include diabetes management comprising diet, exercise, education, and technology. He became a member of the Czech, German, European, and American Diabetes Associations and the executive committee of the Diabetes Education Study Group of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (DESG/EASD). In 2015, Dr. Chlup received the “Rudolf Korec Award” from the Slovakian Diabetes Association.

Rudolf Chlup

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Type 1 diabetes is a complex and challenging health condition that affects up to 2% percent of the global population. This book provides a comprehensive overview of this chronic clinical entity, focusing on causes, development, and management. It includes nine chapters that address such topics as managing diabetes using insulin and medical devices such as pens and pumps, how lifestyle affects diabetes, biomarkers for the disease, and much more.

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