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Volume 28, Number 3, pages 10-16

Practical Management of Diabetes in Children

Carisse Orsi, M.D., and Lauren Pankratz, M.D.

Type 2 diabetes does not affect only adults. Its prevalence among children is rising, and physicians are increasingly called upon to treat children with Type 2 as well as those with Type 1 diabetes. Drs. Orsi and Pankratz offer a thorough review of both conditions in children, examining their presentation, diagnosis, treatment, and complications and providing practical guidance on managing them.

Childhood diabetes