Chronic Kidney Disease, Dialysis, and Transplantation - 3rd Edition - ISBN: 9781437709872, 9781437737714

Chronic Kidney Disease, Dialysis, and Transplantation

3rd Edition

A Companion to Brenner and Rector's The Kidney - Expert Consult: Online and Print

Authors: Jonathan Himmelfarb Mohamed Sayegh
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437709872
eBook ISBN: 9781437737714
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 22nd October 2010
Page Count: 760


Chronic Kidney Disease, Dialysis, and Transplantation—a companion to Brenner and Rector’s The Kidney—covers all clinical management issues relevant to chronic kidney disease. Drs. Jonathan Himmelfarb and Mohamed Sayegh lead a team of expert contributors to present you with the latest advances in hypertensive kidney disease, vitamin D deficiency, diabetes management, transplantation, and more. With the fully searchable text online at, you’ll have convenient access to everything you need to manage your patients.

Key Features

  • Apply the expertise of distinguished researchers and clinicians in the fields of hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, critical care nephrology, and transplantation.
  • Manage the full range of issues in chronic kidney disease, dialysis, and transplantation through comprehensive coverage of basic science and clinical tools.
  • Gain clear visual understanding from illustrations, including diagnostic and treatment algorithms, line drawings, and photographs.


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About the Author

Jonathan Himmelfarb

Affiliations and Expertise

Jonathan Himmelfarb, MD Professor of Medicine Joseph W. Eschbach Endowed Chair for Kidney Research Director, Kidney Research Institute Dept. of Medicine, Div. of Nephrology University of Washington Seattle, WA

Mohamed Sayegh

Affiliations and Expertise

Raja N. Khuri Dean, Faculty of Medicine, American University of Beirut; Director, Schuster Family Transplantation Research Center Brigham Women's Hospital & Children's Hospital, Boston; Visiting Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School Boston, MA