Oxford Handbook of Renal Nursing.
By: Mahon, Althea.
Contributor(s): Jenkins, Karen | Burnapp, Lisa.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Oxford Handbooks in Nursing: Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013Edition: 1.Description: 1 online resource (640 p.).ISBN: 9780191655104.Subject(s): Intensive care nursing | Kidney diseases -- Nursing | MedicineGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Oxford Handbook of Renal NursingDDC classification: 616.610231 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover; Contents; Symbols and abbreviations; Contributors; 1 Renal pathophysiology; 2 Clinical assessment of the chronic kidney disease patient; 3 Management of hypertension; 4 Acute kidney injury; 5 Chronic kidney disease stages 1-3; 6 Chronic kidney disease stages 4-5; 7 Complications associated with chronic kidney disease; 8 Chronic kidney disease, mineral and bone disorders; 9 Nutrition and chronic kidney disease; 10 Anaemia management; 11 Peritoneal dialysis; 12 Haemodialysis; 13 Transplantation: supply and demand; 14 Transplantation: patient choice, recipient selection, and surgery
15 Transplantation: immunology and immunosuppression16 End of life care in advanced kidney disease; 17 Living with chronic kidney disease and renal replacement therapy; 18 Renal pharmacology; Appendix 1: Nursing admission and discharge; Appendix 2: Renal pathophysiology; Appendix 3: Fluid and electrolytes; Appendix 4: Person-centred education; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Z
Written by educators and renal nurses with extensive experience of clinical practice the Oxford Handbook of Renal Nursing is a concise, current and evidence-based guide to the care of patients with renal disease. This practical and thorough resource ensures that expert and relevant information is always accessible, whatever the circumstances.An indispensable clinical guide this handbook provides a wealth of useful information on the aetiology of kidney disease, and aids with decision-making from initial assessment and diagnosis, through to the available Treatments. Taking a multi professional approach to the care and management of patients with kidney disease, the Oxford Handbook of Renal Nursing is an essential tool for all renal nurses, studying and practising, as well as a valuable resource for all those who work inrenal care.
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