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ISBN : 9781632414267

Publisher :   haylemedical

Language :   English

Category :   Nephrology

Publication Year :   2016

Price : USD 154.95

Description :  Nephrology is the branch of medicine that is concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases related to kidney. It also encompasses different health conditions that directly or indirectly affect the kidney. The end stage of a kidney disease results in kidney failure and the only alternative left is kidney replacement. This book includes studies on topics of utmost importance such as dialysis, chronic kidney disease, renal transplant, vasculitis, etc. It unravels the recent studies in the field of nephrology. It also includes researches and studies performed by experts across the globe. The objective of this text is to provide a comprehensive overview of nephrology and glance at the various advancements in this discipline. Researchers, nephrologists and students in this field will be assisted by this book.

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.