9781632410320 t fc

ISBN : 9781632410320

Publisher :   haylemedical

Language :   English

Category :   Surgery

Publication Year :   2015

Price : USD 115.00

Description :  Renal transplantation (also known as kidney transplantation) is the process of organ transplantation of a¬†kidney into a patient with end-stage¬†renal disease. This book presents recent developments in renal transplant surgery in a comprehensive manner. It extensively covers a number of topics related to renal transplant surgery. These include advances and success of renal transplant science, molecular genetics, biochemistry, immunology, pediatric transplant and some uropathies that warrant organ replacement. The contributors of this book possess sound knowledge and experience in this field. Their expertise has been brought together in this book to provide concrete analysis and study in the field of renal transplant surgery.

Author/Editor :  Tanya Walker

Author's Description :  Tanya Walker received her MD degree from the University of Ottawa, Canada. She specializes in nephrology and renal cell carcinoma. She serves as an associate clinical professor in a public medical university in Canada. Her academic interests lie in renal failure and transplantation. Walker is associated with medical projects funded by the government and other leading universities. She has contributed more than 70 journal papers and articles, and 2 reference books in the field of medicine.