Pediatric Nephrology

by Arvind Bagga, RN Srivastava

This book on "PEDIATRIC NEPHROLOGY" provides the knowledge about disorders of the kidney and urinary tract in children. Rapid advances have taken place in the diagnosis and management of various renal disorders in children. Antenatal diagnosis of congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract is being increasingly made with ultrasonography. The book starts with chapters like 'Renal Anatomy and Physiology', 'Diagnostic Evaluation', 'Imaging of Urinary Tract', 'Fluid, Electrolyte and Acid-base Disorders' etc. The book mainly emphasizes the diagnostic evaluation and the management of children with renal and urinary tract disorders. A short introduction to chronic dialysis and renal transplantation is also given. Each chapter has been revised to include current knowledge of the mechanisms and management and should meet the requirements of pediatricians, trainees, pediatric nephrologists, and pediatric urologists. The book will surely continue to provide updated information that meets the learning needs of the readers.


Book Detail

Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Bagga Arvind
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
2. Srivastava RN Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi, India
ISBN 9789385891939
Speciality Nephrology, Pediatrics
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/12792
Edition 6/e
Publishing Year 2016
Pages 618
Book Type Professional


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