Metabolic Disorders

INTM 804-Metabolic Disorders (3Crs.:1Lec., 2Cln.)

Epidemiology, diagnosis and classification of diabetes, pathogenesis of diabetes. Overview of treatment standards in diabetes. Oral agents of treatment of type 2 diabetes. Insulin therapy. Cardiovascular risk reduction in diabetes. Microvascular complications of diabetes. Peripheral vascular disease and diabetic foot. The Metabolic Syndrome. Gestational Diabetes. Ca Metabolism. Purine metabolism and Gout. Glycogen storage disease. Lysosomal storage disease.