Description

This official publication of the National Kidney Foundation (NKF) covers all aspects of adult and pediatric kidney diseases and is ideal for nephrologists and non-nephrologists alike. The full-color design, high-quality photographs, and outstanding graphs and tables make information easy to access and understand. The latest management techniques and pearls from leading clinical experts-including international contributors-offer practical and authoritative guidance. Edited by Dr. Arthur Greenberg and members of the NKF Scientific Advisory Board, this state-of-the-art primer provides consistent depth of coverage, balanced discussion of controversy, and a uniform focus of information.


Key Features:-

  • Incorporates the latest NKF Kidney/Outcome Quality Initiative (K/DOQI) guidelines on chronic kidney
  • Features a current and practical review of the anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis, and
  • Covers the whole field of nephrology in concise and well-illustrated, four-color chapters.
  • Puts complex material and the latest developments into perspective for in-depth, yet succinct summar
  • Includes high-quality photographs, as well as outstanding graphs and tables for a varied approach to
  • new chapters on Disorders of Magnesium Homeostasis and Thombotic Microangiopathies to reflect advanc

More Details about Primer on Kidney Diseases Expert Consult - Online and Print 5e (Paper Back)

General Information  
Author(s)Greenberg
PublisherElsevier Science
Edition5
ISBN9781416051855
Pages594
BindingPaper Back
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2009