This chapter first describes type 2 diabetes in youth including symptoms and the treatment regimen and reviews studies concerning its epidemiology. Common problems, co-morbidities, and cultural issues are then considered. The role of the behavioral health clinician is discussed next, followed by consideration of methodological issues and future research.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Behavioral Approaches to Chronic Disease in Adolescence|
|Subtitle of host publication||A Guide to Integrative Care|
|Publisher||Springer New York|
|Number of pages||10|
|State||Published - Dec 1 2009|
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