Handbook of Nephrology and Hypertension (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Handbook Series)

Editat de Christopher S. Wilcox MD, PhD, C. Craig Tisher MD
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en Limba Engleză Carte Paperback – 27 Jul 2004
Now in its Fifth Edition, this fully revised volume provides you with a concise, clinically oriented guide to the care of patients with kidney disease, hypertension, and related disorders. From a review of renal structure and guidance on evaluating renal function, to information on common renal diseases and the latest on drugs and outcomes of the major clinical trials, this handbook focuses on the types of diagnostic and treatment decisions you must make daily.
The book's authoritative contributions from both fellows and faculty make it an indispensable quick-reference for the resident, fellow, student, or practicing clinician.
NEW to the Fifth Edition...
  • New section on drug treatment in hypertension and renal disease offers detailed chapters on individual drug classes to guide your prescribing decisions.
  • New chapter on the management of anemia in renal disease details the use of erythropoietin and its analogs, iron, and other treatments for patients with chronic renal failure or end stage renal disease.
  • Expanded section on hypertension, diagnosis and management shows you what works and why.
  • More flowcharts, treatment algorithms, and diagnostic trees let you locate essential information at a glance.
  • Increased emphasis on the prevention of progressive vascular disease helps you counsel patients on lifestyle changes, dietary modifications, and other tools useful in the prevention of vascular disease.
  • Many new contributors—all noted nephrologists—assure you of only the most timely and clinically relevant perspectives available.
Get rapic access to the facts you need to make the right choice for your patients with renal disease or hypertension. Order your copy today!
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ISBN-13: 9780781750769
ISBN-10: 0781750768
Pagini: 350
Dimensiuni: 111 x 203 x 19 mm
Greutate: 0.31 kg
Ediția: Fifth
Editura: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Colecția Lww
Seria Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Handbook Series

Locul publicării: United States


  1. Section A: Approach to the Patient with Renal Disease

  2. Renal Structure in Relation to Function
    Kirsten M. Madsen & Jill W. Verlander

  3. Evaluation of Kidney Structure Radiology and Biopsy
    C. Craig Tisher

  4. Evaluation of Kidney Function: Biochemical and Radiological Tests
    Joyce M. Gonin

  5. Clinical and Laboratory Assessment of Renal Disease and Volume Status
    Thomas A. Rakowski

  6. Hematuria
    Shakil Aslam

  7. Proteinuria and the Nephrotic Syndrome
    Anupam Agarwal Section B: Glomerular and Tubulo-Interstitial Diseases and Vasculitis

  8. Diabetic Nephropathy
    C. Craig Tisher & Anupam Agarwal

  9. Glomerulonephritis
    C. Craig Tisher

  10. Lupus Nephritis
    C. Craig Tisher

  11. Renal Vasculitis
    C. Craig Tisher & Geraldine Shaw

  12. Renal Involvement in Thrombotic Microangiopathy, Myeloma, and Amyloidosis
    C. Craig Tisher & Geraldine Shaw

  13. Tubulointerstitial Nephritis
    Shakil Aslam

  14. Familial and Cystic Renal Diseases
    Thomas A. Rakowski

  15. AIDS and Kidney Disease
    C. Craig Tisher Section C: Disorders of Water, Electrolytes, and Acid-Base Regulation

  16. Disorders of Water Balance
    Charles S. Wingo & Janet M. Crabtree

  17. Potassium Disorders
    Christopher S. Wilcox & Charles S. Wingo & Ronald M. Goldin

  18. Acid-Base Disorders
    I. David Weiner & Charles S. Wingo

  19. Calcium, Phosphorus, and Magnesium Disorders
    Paco Llach Section D: Disease of the Urinary Collecting System and Bladder

  20. Renal Stone Diseases
    I. David Weiner

  21. Urinary Tract Infection
    Shakil Aslam Section E: Hypertension

  22. Approach to the Hypertensive Patient
    Christopher S. Wilcox

  23. Secondary Forms of Hypertension
    Christopher S. Wilcox

  24. Hypertension and Renal Disease in Pregnancy
    Jason G. Umans Section F: Drug Use in Hypertension and Renal Disease

  25. Diuretics and Beta-blockers
    Christopher S. Wilcox

  26. ACEIs, ARBs, and Aldosterone Antagonists
    Christopher S. Wilcox & Wen-Ting Ouyang

  27. Calcium Channel Blockers
    Christopher S. Wilcox

  28. Other drugs for Hypertension
    Christopher S. Wilcox

  29. Hypertensive Urgencies and Emergencies
    Christopher S. Wilcox & Chagriya Kitiyakara

  30. Use of Drugs in Renal Failure
    Jason G. Umans Section G: Renal Failure: Diagnosis and Management

  31. Acute Renal Failure
    Jason G. Umans

  32. Chronic Renal Failure
    Paco Llach

  33. Prevention of Progression of Renal Failure
    Shakil Aslam

  34. Hemodialysis and Continuous Therapies
    Edward A. Ross

  35. Peritoneal Dialysis
    Joyce M. Gonin

  36. Renal Transplant Patients
    Joyce M. Gonin

  37. Anemia Management
    Robert Rubin