Description

Geared to residents and fellows in nephrology, internal medicine, and other specialties, this classic text bridges the gap between basic and clinical sciences for the many disorders associated with electrolyte imbalances and kidney dysfunction. This edition has been thoroughly revised by world-renowned contributors to reflect recent developments in renal pathophysiology. Highlights include completely updated information on the role of the kidney in hypertension, afferent and efferent mechanisms of renal sodium retention, and delineation of mutation defects causing congenital nephrogenic diabetes insipidus. Each chapter begins with normal function and pathophysiology and quickly moves to clinical conditions and treatment. Numerous illustrations, tables, charts, and graphs make complex subjects understandable. Up-to-date references are also included.


Key Features:-

  • NEW: Completely updated information on role of kidney in hypertension, afferent and efferent mechani
  • NEW: New content to reflect constant and rapid developments in renal pathophysiology
  • Each chapter opens with a review of normal function and pathophysiology and then quickly moves to cl
  • Frequent use of illustrations, tables, charts, and graphs to help make a complex subject easier to u
  • Up to date references guide further investigation
  • World-renowned editor and contributors

More Details about Renal and Electrolyte Disorders 7th Edition

General Information  
Author(s)Schrier
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
ISBN9781608310722
Pages640
BindingSoftbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearFebruary 2010