Primer on Kidney Diseases, CD-ROM

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This Second Edition of the National Kidney Foundation's Primer on Kidney Diseases provides an up-to-date review of kidney disease, fluid and electrolyte disorders, hypertension, dialysis, and renal transplantation. All material has been thoroughly revised from the First Edition, making this edition the new authority on kidney diseases.
The Second Edition summarizes key information of practical value to nephrologists, endocrinologists, primary care physicians, family practitioners, internists, house staff, medical students, and other professionals providing health care to patients with kidney disease. Each chapter is written by an established expert in the field with superior writing and teaching skills. Careful editing ensures a consistent depth of coverage and uniform style, as well as a balanced approach to controversial topics. The result is a state-of-the-art approach to clinical disorders of kidney disease and electrolyte metabolism.
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  • CD-ROM | 450 pages
  • 125.5 x 142.5 x 10.2mm | 95.26g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • 0122990951
  • 9780122990953

Table of contents

J.P. Briggs, W. Kriz, and J.B. Schnermann, Overview of Renal Function and Structure.
A.S. Levey, Clinical Evaluation of Renal Function.
A. Greenberg, Urinalysis.
C.E. Kashtan, Hematuria.
S. Anderson, Proteinuria.
H. Mindell, Renal Imaging Techniques.
J.G. Verbalis, Hyponatremia and Hypoosmolar Disorders.
P.M. Palevsky, Hypernatremia.
D.C. Batlle, Metabolic Acidosis.
E.R. Jones, Metabolic Alkalosis.
N.E. Madias, Respiratory Acidosis and Alkalosis.
M. Goldberg, Approach to Acid-base Disorders.
M. Allon, Disorders of Potassium Metabolism.
D.A. Bushinsky, Disorders of Calcium and Phosphorus Homeostasis.
D.H. Ellison, Edema and the Clinical Use of Diuretics.
R.J. Falk and J. C. Jennette, Glomerular Clinicopathologic Syndromes.
J.R. Sedor and D.L. Cibrik, Immunopathogenesis of Renal Disease.
N.J. Siegel, Minimal Change Nephropathy.
V.D. D'Agati, Membranoproliferative Glomerulonephritis.
G.B. Appel, Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis.
S.G. Adler and C.C. Nast, Membranous Nephropathy.
B.A. Julian, IgA Nephropathy and Related Disorders.
C.O.S. Savage, Goodpasture's Syndrome and Anti-GBM Disease.
W.T. Abraham and R.W. Schrier, Renal Function in Congestive Heart Failure.
M. Epstein, Renal Function in Liver Disease.
S.C. Jordan, A. Bagga, R. Fredrich, A. Moudgil, Poststreptococcal and Other Infection Related Glomerulonephritides.
R.J. Falk and J.C. Jeanette, Renal Involvement in Systemic Vasculitis.
J.E. Balow, Renal Manifestations of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Other Rheumatic Disorders.
J. Breyer, Diabetic Nephropathy.
P.W. Sanders, Dysproteinemias and Amyloidosis.
M.B. Garnick, Renal and Urologic Compilations of Cancer and its Treatment.
R.L. Siegler, Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome/Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura.
P.Y. Schoenfeld, Renal Manifestations of HIV.
R. Safirstein, Pathophysiology of Acute Renal Failure.
R.D. Toto, Approach to the Patient with Acute Renal Failure.
T.M. Coffman, Renal Failure Caused by Therapeutic Agents.
A. Greenberg, Cholesterol and Atheroembolic Renal Disease.
C. Westenfelder, Acute Renal Failure Due to Metabolic Derangements.
J.P. Knochel, Pigment Nephropathy.
C.M. Meyers, Acute Interstitial Nephritis.
F.N. Hutchinson, Management of Acute Renal Failure.
V.M. Buckalew, Jr., Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs and the Kidney.
A. Ateshkadi, Principles of Drug Therapy in Renal Failure.
J.I. Scheinman, Sickle Cell Nephropathy.
P.A. Gabow, Polycystic and Acquired Cystic Diseases.
M.C. Gregory, Alport's Syndrome and Related Disorders.
E.D. Avner, Medullary Cystic Disease.
W.F. Finn, Tubulointerstitial Disease.
G.L. Braden, Lithium-induced Renal Disease.
W.F. Finn, Lead Nephropathy.
D.S. Milliner, Hyperoxaluria.
E.D. Avner, Medullary Sponge Kidney.
G. Eknoyan, Renal Papillary Necrosis.
S.M. Korbet, Obstructive Uropathy.
J.A. Velosa, Vesicoureteral Reflux and Reflux Nephropathy.
A.G. Wasserstein, Nephrolithiasis.
W.E. Stamm, Urinary Tract Infections.
R.R. Bahnson, Renal and Urinary Tract Neoplasia.
R.A. Gomez, The Kidney in Infants and Children.
S.H. Hou, The Kidney in Pregnancy.
J.G. Porush, The Kidney in Aging.
R.C. Vanholder, The Uremic Syndrome.
A.K. Cheung, Hemodialysis and Hemofiltration.
B. Piraino, Peritoneal Dialysis.
W.E. Bloembergen, Outcome of End-Stage Renal Disease Therapies.
T.H. Hostetter, Progression of Renal Disease.
P.L. Kimmel, Management of the Patient with Chronic Renal Disease.
B.J. Maroni, Nutrition and Renal Disease.
J.A. Delmez, Renal Osteodystrophy and Other Musculoskeletal Complications of Chronic Renal Failure.
R.N. Foley and P.S. Parfrey, Cardiac Function and Cardiac Disease in Renal Failure.
C.L. Fraser, Neurologic Manifestations of Renal Failure.
J. Himmelfarb, Hematologic Manifestations of Renal Failure.
E.C. Kovalick, Endocrine Manifestations of Renal Failure.
B.L. Kasiske, The Evaluation of Prospective Renal Transplant Recipients.
D.J. Norman, Renal Transplantation: Immunosuppression and Postoperative Management.
S.C. Textor, Pathogenesis of Hypertension.
J.V. Nally, Jr., Essential Hypertension.
L.P. Svetkey, Renovascular Hypertension.
J.M. Flack, Therapy of Hypertension.
Subject Index.
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