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- Kruger, Davida F.; Bode, Bruce; Spollett, Geralyn R.
- TheDiabetes educator 2010 v.36 no.3_suppl pp. 44S-72S
- glucagon-like peptide 1, etc ; agonists; disease control; drugs; education; glucagon; glucose; glycemic control; hyperglycemia; insulin; noninsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus; pathogenesis; pathophysiology; patient care; patients; polypeptides; secretin; Show all 17 Subjects
- ... Recent research into the mechanisms of type 2 diabetes reveals intricate interactions among many hormonal processes. Ultimately, these pathways lead to hyperglycemia, pancreatic β-cell failure, and the emergence of type 2 diabetes. The incretin hormones, glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) and glucose-dependent insulinotropic polypeptide (GIP), are now known to play major roles in endogenous glucose c ...