John T. Daugirdas
Handbook of Chronic Kidney Disease Management 2nd edition
Tema (-os)Visos knygos · Klinikinė medicina · Nefrologija · Visos knygos
Nephrologists and other medical specialists from the US, Australia, Europe, Canada, and China offer a 31-chapter handbook on chronic kidney disease management, to increase the survivability of patients by mitigating cardiovascular risk and to slow the rate of chronic kidney disease progression. They address topics like the assessment of kidney function, screening and management, sodium and potassium intake, diabetes, hypertension, heart failure, anemia, chronic kidney disease in children and older adults, pregnancy, kidney transplantation, and dialysis. This edition has a new chapter on the risk of chronic kidney disease after acute kidney injury, a new two-color design, and new, streamlined content. It has fewer chapters, excluding discussion of several disease-specific causes of chronic kidney disease and avant-garde pathogenetic mechanisms. Online access to an ebook is included. Annotation ©2018 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
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Offering authoritative coverage of all aspects of diagnosing, treating, and preventing the progression of chronic kidney disease (CKD), this highly regarded handbook is an invaluable resource for nephrologists, internists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other healthcare professionals who care for early-stage CKD patients. Incorporating the considerable advances in the field since the previous edition, Handbook of Chronic Kidney Disease Management, 2nd Edition, provides a truly global perspective on managing patients with mild to moderate CKD.
Shares the evidence-based expertise of cardiologists, endocrinologists, general internists, and nephrologists, focusing on the care of non-dialysis CKD patients in stages 1–5.
Describes guidelines, practices, and approaches to problems associated with CKD, including recent clinical guidelines from both U.S. and international organizations.
Includes a new chapter on risk of CKD after acute kidney injury.
Features an all-new two-color design for improved visual appeal and new, streamlined content for conciseness and ease of use.
Includes case vignettes and management algorithms throughout.
Covers special topics such as children, pregnant women, and the elderly.
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