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Nephrology in 30 Days 2 edition PDF

Nephrology in 30 Days 2 edition

Nephrology in 30 Days 2 edition

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A fast innovative way to learn the core principles and clinical entities associated with nephrology at the point of careA Doody’s Core Title for 2015!Nephrology in 30 Days enables you to quickly and easily attain a complete understanding of the basics of nephrology allowing you to successfully diagnose and manage kidney disease and its associated complications. Designed to impart this knowledge in just thirty days this unique self-instructional tool is perfect for medical students physician assistants medical residents andnephrology fellows rotating on the clinical nephrology service elective. Now in full color Nephrology in 30 Days is the most effective way to gain a solid understanding of acute and chronic kidney diseases disturbances of fluid and electrolyte balance and disorders of acid-base and mineral metabolism homeostasis–in the least amount of time possible.Updated to include the latest research and advances including:New formulas for estimating glomerular filtration rateThe role of WNK kinases in distal tubular sodium and potassium handlingRevised hyponatremia guidelinesThe use of vaptans for clinical useNewly reported forms of metabolic acidosisThe role FGF-23 and Klotho play in phosphorus homeostasisConcerns about the use of erythropoietic stimulating agentsApproaches to and classification of both chronic kidney disease and acute kidney injuryDiscussion of urinalysis and urine microscopy in the evaluation of kidney diseaseNew forms of tubulointerstitial disease such as immunoglobulin G4 (IgG4)-related diseaseThe pathological classification of systemic lupus nephritis and other glomerular diseasesThe mechanisms and causes of essential and secondary forms of hypertension