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  • Hypertension and Comorbiditiesby Agostino Virdis

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 39.99

    This guide is structured to assist physicians in the management of those hypertensive patients who present with specific comorbidities, such as diabetes, systolic dysfunction, obesity, renal disease, or previous cardiac events, often associated with hypertension. The clinical cases contained in this book have been selected to provide a paradigmatic... more...

  • Resistant Hypertensionby Massimo Salvetti

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 39.99

    This book is designed to assist physicians in the everyday management of hypertensive patients, with a particular focus on difficult-to-treat and resistant hypertension. The selected clinical cases are representative of the patients who are seen in the ?real world?, rather than rare clinical cases, and provide examples of management according to current... more...

  • Reducing Mortality in Acute Kidney Injuryby Giovanni Landoni; Antonio Pisano; Alberto Zangrillo; Rinaldo Bellomo

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 109.00

    This book describes the techniques, strategies, and drugs that have been demonstrated by at least one paper published in a peer-reviewed journal to significantly influence survival in patients with or at risk for acute kidney injury. Each chapter focuses on a specific intervention. The scope is accordingly wide, with coverage of topics as diverse as... more...

  • Managing Diabetic Nephropathies in Clinical Practiceby George L. Bakris; Allison Hahr; Romesh Khardori; Daisuke Koya; Mark Molitch; Friedrich C. Prischl; Guntram Schernthaner; Bijin Thajudeen

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 49.99

    An overview of the diagnosis, treatment, and long-term management of diabetic-related kidney disease in clinical practice. Includes an evidence-based discussion of currently available and experimental drug therapies currently in development, guided by international consensus guidelines. Ideal for physicians, medical trainees, nurses and other medical... more...

  • Rare Genitourinary Tumorsby Lance Pagliaro

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 199.00

    Rare Genitourinary Tumors offers the reader an up-to-date discussion of the less common neoplasms affecting the urinary tract and reproductive organs. Each authoritative chapter provides and in-depth discussion that is frequently not found in other urologic oncology textbooks. A valuable reference for urologists, oncologists, and those in specialty... more...

  • Core Concepts in Dialysis and Continuous Therapiesby Colm C. Magee; J. Kevin Tucker; Ajay K. Singh

    Springer US 2016; US$ 109.00

    This clinically focused and authoritative guide to managing End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) patients provides the essentials of hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, and continuous therapies. Chapters cover the technical aspects of delivering dialysis therapy, clinical care of patients on dialysis and the evaluation and management of common complications... more...

  • Congenital Anomalies of the Kidney and Urinary Tractby Amin J. Barakat; H. Gil Rushton

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 149.00

    This comprehensive, easy to read reference addresses the clinical implications of congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract (CAKUT) in children. Authored by a panel of internationally recognized pediatric nephrologists and urologists, chapters discuss clinical presentation, workup, interpretation of imaging studies, genetics, prenatal diagnosis,... more...

  • Nutrition Therapy for Chronic Kidney Diseaseby Lynn K. Thomas; Jennifer Bohnstadt Othersen

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 104.95

    Kidney disease is a global health concern that affects people of all ages and races. Based on the work of the National Kidney Foundation and the Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes foundation, guidelines have been developed outlining the parameters for patient care. Nutritional Therapy for Chronic Kidney Disease builds upon the discoveries... more...

  • Connective Tissue Diseaseby Dario Roccatello; Lorenzo Emmi

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 149.00

    In this volume devoted to systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and Sjögren syndrome, leading specialists from different disciplines present the latest research findings on many aspects of the diseases and describe the most recent trends in treatment, such as the ?treat to target? approach. Both basic science and clinical medicine are addressed, with... more...

  • Metabolic Acidosisby Donald E. Wesson

    Springer New York 2016; US$ 109.00

    This timely volume provides an overview to the causes, effects on systems and clinical approaches of metabolic acidosis.  Beginning with a basic understanding of the physiology, pathophysiology and development of this disease, subsequent chapters cover the characteristics and context of the processes that can cause it and a thorough presentation of... more...