Brenner and Rector's The Kidney E-Book

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Overcome the toughest clinical challenges in nephrology with Brenner & Rector’s The Kidney -- the most well-known nephrology resource in the world. A diverse team of more than 200 international contributors brings you the latest knowledge and best practices on every front in nephrology worldwide. From basic science and pathophysiology to clinical best practices, Brenner & Rector’s The Kidney is your go-to resource for any stage of your career.

Review of the basic science that underpins clinical nephrology, comprehensive selection of the most important bibliographical sources in nephrology, and Board Review-style questions help you prepare for certification or recertification.Coverage of kidney health and disease from pre-conception through fetal and infant health, childhood, adulthood, and into old age. Expanded sections and chapter on global perspective and ethical considerations.Uniform terminology and nomenclature in line with emerging consensus in world kidney community.More than 700 full-color high-quality photographs as well as carefully chosen figures, algorithms, and tables to illustrate essential concepts, nuances of clinical presentation and technique, and decision making provide a visual grasp and better understanding of critical information. Internationally diverse, trusted guidance and perspectives from a team of well-respected global contributors . An editorial team headed by Dr. Skorecki and handpicked by Dr. Brenner ensures the ongoing adherence to previous standards of excellence. All chapters have been extensively updated or entirely rewritten by authorities in their respective fields.

The latest clinical information including recent clinical trials, genetic causes of kidney disease, cardiovascular and renal risk prediction in chronic kidney disease, new paradigms in fluid and electrolyte management, and pediatric kidney disease, keep you current with the rapid development of care and research worldwide.

 

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Contents

II Disorders of Body Fluid Volume and Composition
389
III Epidemiology and Risk Factors in Kidney Disease
637
IV Evaluation of the Patient with Kidney Disease
753
V Disorders of Kidney Structure and Function
957
Index
101
endsheet 7
193
Front Cover
194
endsheet 2
195
Table of Contents
xxiii
V Disorders of Kidney Structure and Function
1322
VI Genetics of Kidney Disease
1409
VII Hypertension and the Kidney
1521
VIII The Consequences of Advanced Kidney Disease
1735
IX Conservative Management of Kidney Disease
1955
X Dialysis and Extracorporeal Therapies
2057
XI Kidney Transplantation
2227

Brenner Rectors The Kidney
i
Copyright Page
ii
Dedication
iii
Contributors
iv
Foreword
xix
Preface
xxi
XII Pediatric Nephrology
2293
XIII Global Considerations in Kidney Disease
2439
XIV Challenges in Nephrology
2557
Index
2641
endsheet 7
193
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