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NUTRITIONAL AND METABOLIC BONE AND STONE DISEASE: AN ASIAN PERSPECTIVE

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NUTRITIONAL AND METABOLIC BONE AND STONE DISEASE-This book provides a concise yet comprehensive description of the clinical manifestations, pathophysiology, diagnostic approaches and therapeutics of diseases that come under the rubric of bone, stone and related mineral disorders in an Asian perspective. The text, organised in 18 sections covering 116 chapters, and the appendices reflect the several basic sciences and clinical syndromes that contribute to the field of bone and stone diseases, and provide the current knowledge in the most useful and informative way in a single volume.

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SURENDRA P S TEOTIA MBBS, MD (Med-Lucknow), PhD (Endo-London), FRIC, (London), DSc (LGUHon.), FAMS, FICP, FICN (India), DPH (Japan), SHMM (London), FRSM (England), FISFR (USA). Speciality Metabolic and Endocnne Diseases (UCH-London, Harvard-USA) Is currently the Consultant Endocrinologist at Sri Sathya Sal General Hospital and Visiting Consultant at Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Medical Sciences, Bangalore, Emeritus Professor, National Academy of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, Member, WHO advisory committee, trace elements research, Geneva, and Director (Hon.) National Foundation of Metabolic Bone and Stone Disease, India. Worked on 114 research projects, published 325 research papers, 22 monographs, 6 books, contributed 68 chapters to national and international books, eliciting more than 15,000 citations in the world literature. His most outstanding researches include the original works on fluorosis, nutritional and metabolic bone disease, hyperparathyroidism, osteoporosis, bone histomorphometry, kidney stones and update epidemiological maps for fluorosis, bone and stone diseases, through landmark surveys of 340.68 million rural population. Dr. Teotia has been honoured with Padma Shri; and has received more than 60 national and international awards. BC Roy, Hari Om Ashram (MCI), Applied Research (ICMR) and a series of distinguished awards by the API including the recent Rabindranath Tagore Oration and other national academic bodies. He has been honoured as emeritus medical scientist by ICMR and consultant/advisor the Armed Forces Medical Services, Ministry of Defence Government of India and was president of endocrine and urolithiasis societies of India. Dr. Teotia is Ex-founding Professor, Head and Chief Consultant Endocrinologist of the first independent postgraduate department of human metabolism and endocrinology in India (Asia), established at LLRM Medical Colleges Meerut. MOHINI TEOTIA MBBS, DCH, MD (Ped-Lucknow), DSc (Hon), FRSM, SHMM (London), FICN, Speciality Metabolic and Endocorine Diseases (UCH-London), Consultant Endocrinologist is Ex-Professor, Head, Chief Consultant Endocrinologist and Chairperson of the Division for Bone, Minerals and Stone Research, postgraduate department of human metabolism and endocrinology, LLRM Medical College, Meerut. She has worked on 115 peer reviewed projects of research councils of Government of India and IDRC, Canada, published 340 research papers, 22 monographs, 6 books and contributed 69 chapters to national/ international books, eliciting more than 15,000 citations in world literature. Her most outstanding researches include the original work on fluorosis, nutritional and metabolic bone disease, hyperparathyroidism, vitamin D metabolism, juvenile osteoporosis, bone dysplasias, bone histomorphometry and kidney stones, and update epidemiological maps for fluorosis, goitre, bone and stone diseases, through landmark surveys of 340.68 million rural population. She has been felicitated with WHO and Welcome Trust, London, visiting professor and scientist awards to visit Harvard Medical School and divisions of bone, stone and mineral metabolism at Henry Ford Hospital, Southwestern Medical School, Texas, USA, and at several European Countries. She established the first WHO referral centre for screening of inborn errors of metabolism in children in India. She has been honoured by Czechoslovakia Medical Association and European Society of osteoarthrology with medals, plaques and scrolls in recognition of her outstanding contributions. Dr. Teotia had the singular distinction of being the first scientist from Asia invited by Royal College of Physicians, London, to give an oration on pediatric implications of kidney and bladder stones for adult disorders in 1976.

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Weight 975 g
Dimensions 27.9 × 22.4 × 5.6 cm

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