Kidney Diseases and Renal Replacement Therapies, An Issue of Veterinary Clinics: Small Animal Practice - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455705245

Kidney Diseases and Renal Replacement Therapies, An Issue of Veterinary Clinics: Small Animal Practice, Volume 41-1

1st Edition

Authors: Mark Acierno Mary Labato
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455705245
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 22nd February 2011
Page Count: 272

Description

Guest editors Mark Acierno and Mary Labato highlight important areas in kidney failure and renal replacement therapies for all small animal practitioners. Topics include continuous renal replacement therapy, intermittent hemodialysis/peritoneal dialysis, acute kidney injury, chronic kidney disease, protein losing nephropathy, hypertension in kidney disease, intermittent hemodialysis, equipment commonly used in veterinary dialysis/vascular access, anticoagulation in intermittent hemodialysis, urea kinetics and dialysis prescriptions, removal of toxins and drugs, nutrition in the renal failure/dialysis patient, dialysate, water quality and testing, and much more!


Details

No. of pages:
272
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Hardcover ISBN:
9781455705245

About the Authors

Mark Acierno Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Companion Animal Medicine, School of Veterinary Medicine, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, USA

Mary Labato Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA, USA