Primer on Kidney Diseases, Volume 953
As an official publication of the National Kidney Foundation (NKF), Primer on Kidney Diseases has received wide critical acclaim since it first published in 1994. Now in its 4th Edition, it continues to provide a current view of the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management of kidney disease, fluid and electrolyte disorders, hypertension, dialysis, and renal transplantation.
· Incorporates the latest NKF Kidney/Outcome Quality Initiative (K/DOQI) guidelines on chronic kidney disease staging and management.
· Delivers balanced and accurate cutting-edge management and treatment guidelines.
· Features over 70 international experts in all who offer fresh perspectives and a global view of kidney disease.
· Presents new chapters on pathogenesis and pathophysiology of diabetic nephropathy and genetic basis of glomerular and structural kidney disorders. .
· Provides expanded coverage of the pathophysiology and management of chronic kidney disease.
· Includes a more colorful interior design plus redrawn artwork for ease of use.
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Clinical Evaluation of Harold M Szerlip
Kidney Function 20
Kidney Disorders Associated with
Clinical Approach to the Diagnosis
Kidney Failure Due to Therapeutic
Cholesterol Atheroembolic Kidney
Management of Acute Renal
Principles of Drug Therapy in Kidney
Disorders of Potassium
Disorders of Calcium and Phosphorus
Edema and the Clinical Use
Minimal Change Disease
Immunoglobulin A Nephropathy
Goodpastures Syndrome and Other
Kidney Function in Liver Disease
Kidney Manifestations of Systemic
Pathogenesis and Pathophysiology
Genetic Basis of Renal Transport
Sickle Cell Nephropathy
Alports Syndrome and Related
LithiumInduced Kidney Disease
Vesicoureteral Reﬂux and Reﬂux
Urinary Tract Infection
The Kidney in Pregnancy
The Kidney in Aging
Hemodialysis and Hemoﬁltration
Hypertension 555 Hypertension 555
6 Secondary Hypertension 573 Colin Mason and Peter J Conlon
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