Description

This book is an evidence-based review of the practical challenges of dealing with patients receiving dialysis. The first section covers technical and procedural considerations such as choosing the hemodialysis membrane and choosing the best dialysis option. The second section covers clinical considerations such as infection and the treatment of specific renal disease complications. The book includes numerous illustrations and tables and drug charts for dialysis patients. This edition's current outcomes chapter has been expanded to include patient depression and improving quality of care. New chapters cover dialysis in the ICU, valvular heart disease, and pre-emptive renal transplantation.


Key Features:-

  • Current Outcomes chapter expanded to include patient depression and improving quality of care
  • New chapters on dialysis in the ICU, valvular heart disease, and pre-emptive renal transplantation
  • Accessible format
  • Drug charts for dialysis patients
  • Illustrations and tables throughout

More Details about Principles and Practice of Dialysis 4th Edition

General Information  
Author(s)Henrich
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
ISBN9780781781633
Pages752
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearFebruary 2009