This fully revised new edition brings you today's best knowledge on every clinical condition encountered in nephrology in one concise yet comprehensive, clinically focused source. A team of international experts present the latest information on pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management for a full range of kidney disorders. A full-color, highly visual, meticulously crafted format makes this material remarkably easy for you to access and apply. Plus, a bonus CD-ROM containing all of the figures and tables from the book lets you create electronic presentations.
New to This Edition
Enhance your clinical acumen with new chapters, reflecting new advances in clinical practice: Pathophysiology and Etiology of Acute Renal Failure · ICU Nephrology · Pathophysiology and Epidemiology of Chronic Renal Failure · Neurologic Disease in Chronic Renal Failure · Dermatologic Manifestations in Chronic Renal Failure · and Renal Replacement in the ICU .
Broaden your perspective with insights from New Editor and internationally recognized expert Dr. Jürgen Floege.
Obtain a firm understanding of complex concepts through updated text, tables, references, and more than 1,100 illustrations-900 in full color.
Tap in to the best clinical advice from world leading authorities.
Make informed decisions with the right amount of basic science and practical knowledge of clinical medicine for every disorder.
Know exactly what tests to order to make a quick and accurate diagnosis.
Create electronic presentations via the included CD-ROM featuring the complete collection of images and diagrams from the text.
Locate and digest information easily thanks to a highly templated, remarkably user-friendly format.
Get at-a-glance access to key information using two-color algorithms and abundant tables.
By John Feehally, MA, DM, FRCP, Consultant Nephrologist, Leicester General Hospital; Honorary Professor of Renal Medicine, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
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