Does the dentist have a role in identifying patients with undiagnosed diabetes mellitus?

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/575389
Title:
Does the dentist have a role in identifying patients with undiagnosed diabetes mellitus?
Authors:
Sultan, A; Warreth, A; Fleming, P; MacCarthy, D
Publisher:
Journal of the Irish Dental Association
Journal:
Journal of the Irish Dental Association
Issue Date:
Dec-2014
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/575389
Abstract:
Diabetes mellitus is a syndrome of abnormal carbohydrate, fat and protein metabolism that is caused by an absolute or relative lack of insulin.1 Type 1 diabetes usually develops in childhood and has a genetic, viral or autoimmune aetiology. Type 2 diabetes has a multifactorial aetiology with a strong genetic component and the condition can be prevented by simple lifestyle education
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
Keywords:
DENTAL HEALTH; DIABETES; DIAGNOSIS

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorSultan, Aen
dc.contributor.authorWarreth, Aen
dc.contributor.authorFleming, Pen
dc.contributor.authorMacCarthy, Den
dc.date.accessioned2015-08-20T15:45:49Zen
dc.date.available2015-08-20T15:45:49Zen
dc.date.issued2014-12en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/575389en
dc.description.abstractDiabetes mellitus is a syndrome of abnormal carbohydrate, fat and protein metabolism that is caused by an absolute or relative lack of insulin.1 Type 1 diabetes usually develops in childhood and has a genetic, viral or autoimmune aetiology. Type 2 diabetes has a multifactorial aetiology with a strong genetic component and the condition can be prevented by simple lifestyle educationen
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherJournal of the Irish Dental Associationen
dc.subjectDENTAL HEALTHen
dc.subjectDIABETESen
dc.subjectDIAGNOSISen
dc.titleDoes the dentist have a role in identifying patients with undiagnosed diabetes mellitus?en
dc.typeArticleen
dc.identifier.journalJournal of the Irish Dental Associationen
dc.description.fundingNo fundingen
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren
dc.description.peer-reviewpeer-reviewen
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