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Brenner & Rector's the kidney
[edited by] Maarten W. Taal ... [et al.].
Veterinary Medicine Library Call Number
  Stacks RC902 .K53 2012 VOL1 (Browse Shelf) Available
  Stacks RC902 .K53 2012 VOL2 (Browse Shelf) Available
Other Titles
  • Brenner and Rector's the kidney
  • Kidney
Other Authors
  • ISBN: 9781416061939 (hardcover : alk. paper : set)
  • ISBN: 1416061932 (hardcover : alk. paper : set)
  • ISBN: 9996077829 (hardcover : alk. paper : v. 1)
  • ISBN: 9789996077821 (hardcover : alk. paper : v. 1)
  • ISBN: 9996077888 (hardcover : alk. paper : v. 2)
  • ISBN: 9789996077883 (hardcover : alk. paper : v. 2)
  • OCLC Number: 745304143
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents

Section I: Normal Structure and Function Chapter 1 Embryology of the Kidney Chapter 2 Anatomy of the Kidney Chapter 3 The Renal Circulations and Glomerular Ultrafiltration Chapter 4 Metabolic Basis of Solute Transport Chapter 5 Transport of Sodium, Chloride, and Potassium Chapter 6 Aldosterone Regulation of Ion Transport Chapter 7 Transport of Magnesium, Calcium, and Phosphate Chapter 8 Transport of Organic Solutes Chapter 9 Renal Acidification Mechanisms Chapter 10 Urine Concentration and Dilution Chapter 11 Cell Biology of Vasopressin Action Chapter 12 Vasoactive Molecules and the Kidney Chapter 13 Arachidonic Acid Metabolites and the Kidney Section II: Disorders of Body Fluid Volume and Composition Chapter 14 Extracellular Fluid and Edema Formation Chapter 15 Disorders of Water Balance Chapter 16 Disorders of Acid-Base Balance Chapter 17 Disorders of Potassium Balance Chapter 18 Disorders of Calcium, Magnesium, and Phosphate Balance Section III: Epidemiology and Risk Factors in Kidney Disease Chapter 19 Epidemiology of Kidney Disease Chapter 20 Demographics of Kidney Disease Chapter 21 Risk Factors and Kidney Disease Chapter 22 Nephron Endowment Chapter 23 Aging and Kidney Disease Section IV: Evaluation of the Patient with Kidney Disease Chapter 24 Approach to the Patient with Kidney Disease Chapter 25 Laboratory Assessment of Kidney Disease: Glomerular Filtration Rate, Urinalysis, and Proteinuria Chapter 26 Interpretation of Electrolyte and Acid-Base Parameters in Blood and Urine Chapter 27 Diagnostic Kidney Imaging Chapter 28 The Renal Biopsy Chapter 29 Biomarkers in Acute Kidney Injury and Chronic Kidney Disease Section V: Disorders of Kidney Structure and Function Chapter 30 Acute Kidney Injury Chapter 31 Primary Glomerular Disease Chapter 32 Secondary Glomerular Disease Chapter 33 Overview of Therapy for Glomerular Disease Chapter 34 Microvascular and Macrovascular Diseases of the Kidney Chapter 35 Tubulointerstitial Diseases Chapter 36 Urinary Tract Infection in Adults Chapter 37 Urinary Tract Obstruction Chapter 38 Diabetic Nephropathy Chapter 39 Nephrolithiasis Chapter 40 Renal Neoplasia Chapter 41 Renal Disease in Cancer Patients Section VI: Genetics of Kidney Disease Chapter 42 Genetic Basis of Kidney Disease Chapter 43 Inherited Disorders of the Glomerulus Chapter 44 Inherited Disorders of the Renal Tubule Chapter 45 Cystic Diseases of the Kidney Section VII: Hypertension and the Kidney Chapter 46 Primary and Secondary Hypertension Chapter 47 Renovascular Hypertension and Ischemic Nephropapthy Chapter 48 Hypertension and Kidney Disease in Pregnancy Chapter 49 Antihypertensive Drugs Chapter 50 Diuretics Section VIII: The Consequences of Advanced Kidney Disease Chapter 51 Adaptation to Nephron Loss Chapter 52 Mechanisms and Consequences of Proteinuria Chapter 53 Pathophysiology of Uremia Chapter 54 Bone and Mineral Disorders in Kidney Disease Chapter 55 Cardiovascular Aspects of Kidney Disease Chapter 56 Hematologic Aspects of Kidney Disease Chapter 57 Endocrine Aspects of Kidney Disease Chapter 58 Neurologic Complications of Renal Insufficiency Chapter 59 Dermatologic Conditions in Kidney Disease Section IX: Conservative Management of Kidney Disease Chapter 60 Diet and Kidney Disease Chapter 61 Stepped Care Approach to Kidney Disease Chapter 62 Vitamin D, Calcimimetics, and Phosphate Binders Chapter 63 Prescribing Drugs in Kidney Disease Section X: Dialysis and Extracorporeal Therapies Chapter 64 Hemodialysis Chapter 65 Peritoneal Dialysis Chapter 66 Intensive Care Nephrology Chapter 67 Plasmapheresis Chapter 68 Extracorporeal Treatment of Poisoning Chapter 69 Interventional Nephrology Section XI: Kidney Transplantation Chapter 70 Transplantation Immunobiology Chapter 71 Donor and Recipient Issues Chapter 72 Clinical Management Section XII: Pediatric Nephrology Chapter 73 Maturation of Kidney Structure and Function Chapter 74 Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Disorders in Children Chapter 75 Diseases of the Kidney and Urinary Tract in Children Chapter 76 Dialysis in Children Chapter 77 Kidney Transplantation in Children Section XIII: Global Considerations in Kidney Disease Chapter 78 Latin America Chapter 79 Africa Chapter 80 Near and Middle East Chapter 81 Indian Subcontinent Chapter 82 Far East Chapter 83 Renal Disease in the Oceania Region Section XIV: Challenges in Nephrology Chapter 84 Ethical Dilemmas Facing Nephrology: Past, Present, and Future Chapter 85 Health Disparaties in Nephrology Chapter 86 Tissue Engineering, Stem Cells, and Cell Therapy in Nephrology.