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Clinical pediatric nephrology [electronic resource] /
edited by Kanwal K. Kher, H. William Schnaper, Sudesh Paul Makker.
edition
2nd ed.
imprint
Abingdon, Oxon [UK] : Informa Healthcare ; Boca Raton, FL : Distributed in North America by Taylor & Francis, c2007.
description
xx, 596 p. : ill.
ISBN
1841844470, 9781841844473
format(s)
Book
More Details
imprint
Abingdon, Oxon [UK] : Informa Healthcare ; Boca Raton, FL : Distributed in North America by Taylor & Francis, c2007.
isbn
1841844470
9781841844473
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
catalogue key
8114092
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
A Look Inside
Summaries
Main Description
The Second Edition of this clinical resource for nephrologists and house officers in practice and nephrology fellows in training has been revised in line with feedback from users of the First Edition. The case histories with discussion related to diagnosis and management of a clinical condition have been greatly expanded throughout as a unique and important feature of the book's appeal.
Main Description
This source features expanded case histories relating to the discussion and management of renal disease offers a worldwide array of contributors, including the most prominent pediatric nephrologists in the United States is excellently illustrated with photomicrographs and clinical diagrams supporting the chapters The Second Edition of this clinical resource for nephrologists and house officers in practice and nephrology fellows in training has been revised in line with feedback from users of the First Edition. The case histories with discussion related to diagnosis and management of a clinical condition have been greatly expanded throughout as a unique and important feature of the book's appeal.
Main Description
Revised in line with feedback from users of the first edition, this practical clinical resource boasts a worldwide array of contributors, including the most prominent pediatric nephrologists in the US. Excellently illustrated with photomicrographs and clinical diagrams supporting the chapters, Clinical Pediatric Nephrologyfeatures expanded case histories relating to the discussion and management of renal disease thus ensuring that this is a highly useful reference tool for nephrologists and house officers in practice, as well as nephrology fellows in training.
Main Description
Revised in line with feedback from users of the first edition, this practical clinical resource boasts a worldwide array of contributors, including the most prominent pediatric nephrologists in the US. Excellently illustrated with photomicrographs and clinical diagrams supporting the chapters, Clinical Pediatric Nephrologyfeatures expanded case histories relating to the discussion and management of renal disease “ thus ensuring that this is a highly useful reference tool for nephrologists and house officers in practice, as well as nephrology fellows in training.
Main Description
Revised in line with feedback from users of the first edition, this practical clinical resource boasts a worldwide array of contributors, including the most prominent pediatric nephrologists in the US.Excellently illustrated with photomicrographs and clinical diagrams supporting the chapters, Clinical Pediatric Nephrology features expanded case histories relating to the discussion and management of renal disease ' thus ensuring that this is a highly useful reference tool for nephrologists and house officers in practice, as well as nephrology fellows in training.
Table of Contents
Kidney - Structure and Applied Renal Physiology
Structure and development of the kidney
Water and electrolyte handling by the kidney
Disorders of mineral metabolism
Epidemiology and Evaluation of Renal Disease
Epidemiology of renal disease in children
Clinical assement of renal function
Diagnostic imaging of the urinary tract
Radionuclide imaging
Renal biopsy
Hematuria and proteinuria
Parenchymal Diseases
Acute glomerulonephritis and rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis
Nephrotic syndrome
Inherited nephropathies
Immunoglobulin A nephropathy and Henoch-Schonlein purpura nephritis
Tubulointerstitial nephritis
Hemolytic uremic syndrome
Kidney in systemic lupus erythematosus and vasculitis
Cystic kidney diseases
Kidney in viral infections
Sickle cell nephropathy
Diseases of Tubular Transport
Renal tubular acidosis
Disorders of tubular transport
Renal Failure
Chronic kidney disease
Renal osteodystrophy
Acute renal failure
Hemodialysis
Peritoneal dialysis
Continuous renal replacement therapy
Renal transplantation
Nutrition in renal disease
Hypertension
Hypertension: Epidemiology and evaluation
Management of hypertension in children and adolescents
Developmental and Urologic Disorders
Syndromic renal disorders and malformations
Obstructive uropathy
Voiding disorders
Urolithiasis
Urinary tract infection
Pediatric renal tumors
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