25 books (2 pages) in this category
by David Goldsmith, Satish Jayawardene & Penny Ackland
<p>The <i>ABC of Kidney Disease, Second Edition </i>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.<br ...eBook
by Ding, X.
Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a serious disorder in which sudden impairment of kidney function occurs secondary to one or more of a variety of underlying conditions and exposures. It is very common in (elderly) ICU patients and associated with ...eBook
by Misra, M.
The buttonhole method for the cannulation of the arteriovenous fistula was discovered more than 40 years ago and was soon adopted on a wide scale due to its obvious benefits of decreased puncture pain and extension of the life of the ...eBook
by Nitta, K.
A 12-Step Treatment Program to Help You Avoid Dialysis
by Mackenzie Walser & Betsy Thorpe
A revolutionary program that can indefinitely postpone the need for dialysis<br /> <br /> If you've been diagnosed with kidney failure, this book could save your life. If you suffer from diabetes, hypertension, obesity, or any of a host of ...eBook
A Guide to Living Well on Dialysis for Patients and Their Families
by Daniel Offer, Marjorie Kaiz Offer & Susan Offer Szafir
More than 400,000 people in the United States undergo kidney dialysis. If you or a member of your family are one of them, then the prospect of a regular appointment with a dialysis machine may seem like the end of life itself. But that reaction ...eBook
by Donald A. Molony M.D. & Jonathan C. Craig
This book covers the management of all major renal diseases from an evidence-based and patient-centred approach. With contributions from leading international experts who have a real understanding of evidence-based medicine it provides ...eBook
by John T. Daugirdas, Peter G. Blake & Todd S. Ing
This will be a completely revised and updated edition of this popular handbook. It provides practical, accessible information on all aspects of dialysis with emphasis on day-to-day patient management. Authored by international experts, chapters ...eBook
by Gabriel M. Danovitch
This popular handbook is a practical guide for physicians, surgeons, nurses, and other professionals who manage kidney transplant patients. It is concise, readable, and well-illustrated. Chapters outline the major concerns surrounding renal ...eBook
by Edgar Lerma & Matthew Weir
Improve your patients’ quality of life with evidence-based, practical guidance on every aspect of today’s dialysis. For more than 20 years, Henrich’s Principles and Practice of Dialysis has been the go-to resource for comprehensive, accessibleeBook
by Little, Melissa Helen
<p><i>Kidney Development, Disease, Repair and Regeneration</i> focuses on the molecular and cellular basis of kidney development, exploring the origins of kidney lineages, the development of kidney tissue subcompartments, as well as the genetic ...eBook
by El Nahas, Meguid
Compiled by an international team of nephrologists, this reference covers a wide variety of clinical, regional, and research issues related to the epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment of kidney disease in ethnic populations-exploring current ...eBook
by Hart Stone
<p data-version="1.1">It is a pain I would not wish on my worst enemy. I am of course talking about the pain from kidney stones. I have had several stones in my life, visited more than one doctor/hospital and experienced different treatments to ...eBook
by Benjamin Sobieck
<p>In 2010, I received a kidney transplant from a living donor after being diagnosed with...actually, I don't know. And neither do the doctors. But that doesn't mean I can't use my platform as a writer to tell people about my ...eBook
by Pham, Phuong-Chi T. Pham & Phuong-Thu T. Pham
Prepare for the nephrology boards with confidence! This comprehensive review book proportionally covers all topics listed in the American Board of Internal Medicine blueprint for the Nephrology Board, preparing you for success on the ...eBook
by David J. Leehey
How should changes in plasma creatinine be interpreted? What is a fractional excretion, and how does measuring it help in clinical practice? Is it helpful to diagnose a triple acid-base disturbance, or is it just a mental exercise? Focusing on ...eBook
by Kenneth Kee
<p>Nephrotic Syndrome is a rare medical disorder characterized by the edema (accumulation of fluid in the body, hypoalbumemia (low protein) and proteinuria (protein loss through the kidneys).</p><p>What is the cause of Nephrotic ...eBook
by Thomas, Lynn K.
<P>Kidney disease is a global health concern that affects people of all ages and races. Based on the work of the National Kidney Foundation and the Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes foundation, guidelines have been developed outlining ...eBook
by McManus, Linda M.
<p><i>Pathobiology of Human Disease</i> bridges traditional morphologic and clinical pathology, molecular pathology, and the underlying basic science fields of cell biology, genetics, and molecular biology, which have opened up a new era of ...eBook
by Widmer, M.K.
Not only are dialysis access creation and maintenance prone to complications, but patients suffering from end-stage renal disease and its comorbidities generally have a high risk of adverse events during their continuous treatment. Preventive ...eBook