by Robert W. Schrier
The newly updated 8th edition of this bestseller continues a 20-year tradition, with expert scientific research and clinical recommendations on the diagnosis and management of acute and chronic kidney disease. This comprehensive reference offers you solid, practical guidance on common renal problems—causes, symptoms, treatments and complications. Explore the free sample chapter now!
Topics covered include: electrolyte and acid-base disorders, UTI’s, kidney stones, glomerulonephritis and vasculitis, acute or chronic renal failure, hypertension, and renal disease in pregnancy and diabetes
NEW content on kidney disease in diabetes.
Time-saving outline format for easy quick-reference
Practical guidelines on drug dosing in patients with impaired kidney function, with specific recommendations on more than 500 drugs
“…a new edition focusing on management issues, including complete coverage of renal, fluid and electrolyte, acid- base, and hypertensive disorders…covers the most current techniques and treatment philosophies.” Appropriate for: Primary Care Physicians, Nephrology Fellows.