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Chronic kidney disease, dialysis, and transplantation : a companion to Brenner and Rector's the kidney /
[edited by] Brian J.G. Pereira, Mohamed H. Sayegh, Peter G. Blake ; section editors, Vaidyanathapuram S. Balakrishman ... [et al.].
edition
2nd ed.
imprint
Philadelphia, Pa. : Elsevier Saunders, c2005.
description
xiii, 889 p. : ill.
ISBN
1416001581, 9781416001584
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Philadelphia, Pa. : Elsevier Saunders, c2005.
isbn
1416001581
9781416001584
general note
Rev. ed. of: Dialysis and transplantation / [edited by] William F. Owen Jr., Brian J.G. Pereira, Mohamed H. Sayegh. 1st ed. c2000.
catalogue key
6129440
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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About the Author
Author Affiliation
Brian J.G. Pereira, M.D., M.B.A., Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, President and Chief Executive Officer, NEHCF, Tufts-New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts Mohamed H. Sayegh, M.D., F.A.H.A, Director, Transplantation Research Center, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Peter G. Blake, M.B., F.R.C.P.C., F.R.C.P.I, Professor of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, Chair of Nephrology, London Health Sciences Center, London, Ontario, Canada
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Summaries
Main Description
This expanded and revised companion to Brenner & Rector's The Kidney delivers a new bench to bedside review of the management of patients with end-stage renal disease. Leaders in the field present expert coverage on the physiologic principles and clinical applications of different methods of renal replacement therapy as well as the most recent guidelines from the National Kidney Foundation regarding dialysis. With 4 new section editors, new authors, 50% more content, this new edition constitutes a sweeping revision to this popular text. Presents the expertise of distinguished researchers and clinicians in the fields of hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, critical care nephrology, and transplantation. Provides comprehensive coverage of clinical management issues of chronic kidney disease and dialysis and transplantation. Features illustrations, including diagnostic and treatment algorithms, line drawings, and photographs. Includes a complete list of references in each chapter. Includes two new large sectionsChronic Kidney Disease and Complications of Chronic Kidney Disease, reflecting the latest advances and management options available. Discusses the complications of chronic kidney disease, including medical issues, pediatric patients, inflammation, and other management problems. Presents the basics of CKD, including epidemiology, diabetic kidney disease, and the role of the CKD clinic. Offers a new section, plus new chapters on acute renal failure. Addresses the economics of CKD/ESRD and emerging hemodialysis therapies, such as water therapy. Uses a new 2-color design throughout.
Main Description
This expanded and revised companion to Brenner & Rector's The Kidney delivers a new bench to bedside review of the management of patients with end-stage renal disease. Leaders in the field present expert coverage on the physiologic principles and clinical applications of different methods of renal replacement therapy as well as the most recent guidelines from the National Kidney Foundation regarding dialysis. With 4 new section editors, new authors, 50% more content, this new edition constitutes a sweeping revision to this popular text. Presents the expertise of distinguished researchers and clinicians in the fields of hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, critical care nephrology, and transplantation. Provides comprehensive coverage of clinical management issues of chronic kidney disease and dialysis and transplantation. Features illustrations, including diagnostic and treatment algorithms, line drawings, and photographs. Includes a complete list of references in each chapter. Includes two new large sections-Chronic Kidney Disease and Complications of Chronic Kidney Disease, reflecting the latest advances and management options available. Discusses the complications of chronic kidney disease, including medical issues, pediatric patients, inflammation, and other management problems. Presents the basics of CKD, including epidemiology, diabetic kidney disease, and the role of the CKD clinic. Offers a new section, plus new chapters on acute renal failure. Addresses the economics of CKD/ESRD and emerging hemodialysis therapies, such as water therapy. Uses a new 2-color design throughout.
Bowker Data Service Summary
This new edition offers two large additional sections on chronic kidney disease & the complications of chronic kidney disease, together with new information on acute renal failure. The text is fully revised & features a new 2-colour design throughout.
Table of Contents
Chronic Kidney Disease
Chronic Kidney Disease: Definition and Epidemiologyp. 1
Measurement of Kidney Functionp. 20
Diabetic Kidney Diseasep. 31
Nondiabetic Kidney Diseasep. 50
The Role of the Chronic Kidney Disease Clinicp. 71
Complications of Chronic Kidney Disease
Uremic Toxicityp. 87
Anemia in Chronic Kidney Diseasep. 122
Renal Osteodystrophyp. 136
Cardiovascular Disease in Patients with Chronic Kidney Diseasep. 158
Management of the Diabetic End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Patient: Dialysis and Transplantationp. 174
Nutrition in End-Stage Renal Diseasep. 214
Inflammation in Chronic Kidney Diseasep. 232
Sleep Disorders in Chronic Kidney Disease and Transplantationp. 247
The Pediatric Patient with Chronic Kidney Diseasep. 259
Modality Options for End-Stage Renal Disease Carep. 279
Hemodialysis
Principles of Hemodialysisp. 307
Vascular Accessp. 341
Biocompatibility of Hemodialysis Membranesp. 363
Reprocessing of Hemodialyzersp. 388
Hemodialysis Adequacyp. 405
Nosocomial Infections in Hemodialysis Unitsp. 429
Acute Complications Associated with Hemodialysisp. 451
Daily Hemodialysisp. 472
Hemofiltration and Hemodiafiltration for End-Stage Renal Diseasep. 481
Peritoneal Dialysis
Peritoneal Physiologyp. 491
Peritoneal Dialysis Accessp. 514
Peritoneal Dialysis Solutionsp. 534
Peritoneal Dialysis Prescription and Adequacyp. 553
Peritoneal Dialysis-Related Infectionsp. 569
Metabolic and Noninfectious Complications of Peritoneal Dialysisp. 588
Transplantation
Transplantation Immunobiologyp. 611
Evaluation of Donors and Recipientsp. 623
Surgical Aspects of Renal Transplantationp. 632
Induction Therapy in Kidney Transplantationp. 647
Current and Emerging Maintenance Immunosuppressive Therapyp. 653
Diagnosis and Therapy of Graft Dysfunctionp. 661
Infection in Renal Transplant Recipientsp. 681
Noninfectious Complications in Renal Transplant Recipientsp. 698
Recurrent and De Novo Renal Disease in Kidney Transplantationp. 708
Pediatric Renal Transplantationp. 722
Emerging Strategies in Kidney Transplantationp. 750
Chronic Kidney Disease and the Kidney Transplant Recipientp. 759
Acute Renal Failure
Acute Renal Failure: Bench to Bedsidep. 765
Pharmacologic Interventions in Acute Renal Failurep. 787
Dialytic Management for Acute Renal Failurep. 807
Extracorporeal Treatment of Poisoningp. 823
Economic Issues and Drug Dosing
Chronic Kidney Disease: Cost of Care in this High-Risk Outlier Populationp. 845
Drug Dosing in Chronic Kidney Diseasep. 853
Indexp. 871
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