Promoting One's Own Beta Cell Mass to Treat Diabetes
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Target Audience: Endocrinologists and primary care physicians.
Anath Shalev, M.D., director of the Comprehensive Diabetes Center and professor in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism at UAB Medicine, gives an overview of her research which suggests novel treatments with Verapamil for diabetes.
Release Date: March 28, 2016
Expiration Date: March 27, 2019
Target Audience: Surgeons and primary care physicians
UAB Medicine Surgeon-in-Chief Herbert Chen, MD, discusses hyperparathyroidism (HPT), which affects roughly 1 percent of the U.S. population and is more common in women and the elderly. It is the third most common endocrine disorder after diabetes and thyroid disease.