n CME : Your SA Journal of CPD - A touch of diabetes : editor's comment
|Article Title||A touch of diabetes : editor's comment|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||CME : Your SA Journal of CPD|
|Publication Date||Oct 2006|
Extracted from text ... EDITORIAL October 2006 Vol.24 No.10 CME 549 When I was working in the then City Council clinics on the Cape Flats I had the pleasure of running a chronic diseases clinic in Bonteheuwel one afternoon a week. The patients were mainly middle-aged and elderly women, all of whom had a mixture of the chronic diseases of lifestyle. Type 2 diabetes was very common and I am sure that if we had had the facilities to look for it, we would have found metabolic syndrome in abundance as well. I thoroughly enjoyed these patients for the glimpse that they gave me ..
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