9781632412461 t fc

ISBN : 9781632412461

Publisher :   haylemedical

Language :   English

Category :   Nephrology

Publication Year :   2015

Price : USD 145.95

Description :  Clinical nephrology is an emerging field in which the amount of information is advancing on everyday basis. This book provides instant access to certain significant clinical conditions confronted in nephrology including the diseases of tubules, interstitium and glomeruli. It comprises of the current information on diagnosis, management and pathophysiology of vital diseases of renal parenchyma. The information is described in an extremely user friendly way as the treatment algorithms allow the reader to instantly access expert advice on arriving at the most suitable treatment regimen. The book also explains the renal involvement in several systemic diseases including diabetes and autoimmune diseases. Diabetic nephropathy is rapidly becoming the most general cause of end stage renal disease across the world and is described comprehensively in 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.