Description

This volume brings together an international group of clinicians and clinical scientists to contribute to a state-of the-art review of the underlying pathogenic mechanisms, methods of clinical assessment, classification and diagnosis of renal disease, combined with a detailed overview of treatment strategies. An essential reference source for all those involved with the care of patients with renal involvement in systemic autoimmune disease, and for those contributing to research into the underlying pathogenic mechanisms in these disorders.

Readership

Internal medicine and renal physicians, rheumatologists, paediatricians, clinical immunologists and general practitioners

Details

No. of pages:
432
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
Print ISBN:
9780444529725
Electronic ISBN:
9780080557045

About the editors

Justin Mason

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Vascular Rheumatology, Bywaters Centre for Vascular Inflammation, Imperial College London, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK

Charles Pusey

Affiliations and Expertise

Renal Section, Division of Medicine, Imperial College London, Hammersmith Hospital, U.K.