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Unit of Study HBIO5001 - Pathophysiology and Diabetes in a Global Context (2023)

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On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

discuss diabetes in the context of the global chronic disease epidemic

explain energy metabolism and the hormonal regulation of blood glucose

compare and contrast the different classifications of diabetes

summarise acute and chronic diabetes complications

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