ABC of Kidney Disease

Editors: Goldsmith, David, Jayawardene, Satish and Ackland, Penny
Publication Year: 2013
Publisher: Wiley

Single-User Purchase Price: $48.95
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $73.43
ISBN: 978-0-47-067204-4
Category: Health & Medicine - Medicine
Image Count: 85
Book Status: Available
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The ABC of Kidney Disease, Second Edition is a practical guide to the most common renal diseases to help healthcare professionals screen, identify, treat and refer renal patients appropriately and to provide the best possible care.

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Table of Contents

  • Contributors
  • Preface
  • 1 Diagnostic Tests in Chronic Kidney Disease, Behdad Afzali; Satish Jayawardene; David Goldsmith
  • 2 Acute Kidney Injury (Formerly Known as Acute Renal Failure), Rachel Hilton
  • 3 Prevalence, Detection, Evaluation and Management of Chronic Kidney Disease, Penny Ackland
  • 4 Pre-Dialysis Clinics: Preparing for End-Stage Renal Disease, Irene Hadjimichael; Eleri Wood; Katie Vinen
  • 5 Anaemia Management in Chronic Kidney Disease, Penny Ackland
  • 6 Urinary Tract Infections, Renal Stones, Renal Cysts and Tumours and Pregnancy in Chronic Kidney Disease, David Goldsmith
  • 7 Adult Nephrotic Syndrome, Richard Hull; Sean Gallagher; David Goldsmith
  • 8 Renal Artery Stenosis, Philip Kalra; Satish Jayawardene; David Goldsmith
  • 9 Palliative Care for Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease, Frances Coldstream; Neil S. Sheerin; Emma Murphy
  • 10 Dialysis, Christopher W. McIntyre; James O. Burton
  • 11 Renal Transplantation, Ming He; John Taylor
  • 12 Chronic Kidney Disease, Dialysis and Transplantation in Children, Judy Taylor; Christopher Reid
  • 13 The Organization of Services for People with Chronic Kidney Disease: A 21st-Century Challenge, Donal O' Donoghue; John Feehally; David Goldsmith
  • Appendix 1 Chronic Kidney Disease and Drug Prescribing, Douglas Maclean; Satish Jayawardene; Hayley Wells
  • Appendix 2 Glossary of Renal Terms and Conditions, David Goldsmith
  • Appendix 3 Top Ten Tips in Kidney Disease, Satish Jayawardene; David Goldsmith
  • Appendix 4 Maps Showing Variation in Healthcare for People with Kidney Disease, David Goldsmith