Publication Year: 2017
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Geary, Denis F.; Schaefer, Franz
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 92
Doody Core Title
State of the art, comprehensive review on every clinical condition encountered in pediatric nephrology
Couples "need-to-know" basic science with practical clinical guidance
Highly visual, meticulously crafted format, ensuring easy sourcing and application of information
The new edition of this valuable clinical resource offers a state of the art, comprehensive review on every clinical condition encountered in pediatric nephrology. International experts present the latest knowledge on epidemiology, diagnosis, management, and prognosis in one concise, clinically focused text, in which care has been taken to couple just the right amount of "need-to-know" basic science with practical clinical guidance that will enable the reader to make efficient, informed decisions. The topics covered include: disorders of renal development, glomerular disorders, the kidney and systemic disease, renal tubular disorders, tubulointerstitial disease, urinary tract disorders, acute kidney injury, hypertension, chronic and end-stage renal disease, and renal replacement therapy. The full-color, highly visual, meticulously crafted format will ensure that the practitioner is able to source and apply information with remarkable ease.