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The Renal System

  • 3rd Edition
  • June 9, 2022
  • Vincent Lee + 1 more
  • Stephen H. Hughes
  • English
  • Paperback
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The Systems of the Body series has established itself as a highly valuable resource for medical and other health science students following today’s systems-based courses. Now thoroughly revised and updated in this third edition, each volume presents the core knowledge of basic science and clinical conditions that medical students need, providing a concise, fully integrated view of each major body system that can be hard to find in more traditionally arranged textbooks or other resources. Multiple case studies help relate key principles to current practice, with links to clinical skills, clinical investigation and therapeutics made clear throughout. Each (print) volume also now comes with access to the complete, enhanced eBook version, offering easy anytime, anywhere access - as well as self-assessment material to check your understanding and aid exam preparation. The Renal System provides highly accessible coverage of the core basic science principles in the context of clinical case histories, giving the reader a fully integrated understanding of the system and its major diseases. Introduction to the Renal System Body Fluids, Nephron Function and Diuretics Water Balance and Regulation of Osmolality Acid–Base Balance and Regulation of pH Glomerular Filtration and Acute Kidney Injury Proteinuria and the Nephrotic Syndrome Glomerulonephritis and the Acute Nephritic Syndrome Diabetic Nephropathy and Chronic Kidney Disease Kidney Failure and Replacement of Renal Function Hypertension and the Kidney Pregnancy and the Kidney Urinary Tract Obstruction and Stones Renal Masses, Cysts and Urinary Tract Tumours Drugs and the Kidney Systems of the Body Series: The Renal System The Musculoskeletal System The Nervous System The Digestive System The Endocrine System The Respiratory System The Cardiovascular System

Neonatal and Perinatal Nutrition, An Issue of Clinics in Perinatology

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 49-2
  • June 8, 2022
  • Akhil Maheshwari + 1 more
  • English
  • Hardback
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In this issue of Clinics in Perinatology, guest editors Akhil Maheshwari and Jonathan R. Swanson bring their considerable expertise to the topic of Neonatal and Perinatal Nutrition. Top experts in the field cover key topics such as nutritional assessment, genomics and nutrient needs, lipids and fatty acids, glucose homeostasis, and more. 

Heart Failure and Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement, An Issue of Critical Care Nursing Clinics of North America

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 34-2
  • June 7, 2022
  • Nicole Jones
  • English
  • Hardback
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In this issue of Critical Care Nursing Clinics, guest editor and Heart Failure and Valve Coordinator Nicole Jones, APRN, CNS, brings her considerable expertise to the topic of Heart Failure and Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement. Critical care nurses are vital to improving patient outcomes and the delivery of quality care in patients with heart failure, including recent emphases on the in-patient admission, faster diagnosis of acute or decompensated heart failure, in-patient management in an appropriate care environment, and planned discharge. In this issue, top experts in the field provide current updates in both the clinical care of the heart failure patient as well as nursing interventions to improve outcomes. 

Computed Tomography

  • 5th Edition
  • June 6, 2022
  • Euclid Seeram
  • English
  • Paperback
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Build the foundation necessary for the practice of CT scanning with Computed Tomography: Physical Principles, Patient Care, Clinical Applications, and Quality Control, 5th Edition. Written to meet the varied requirements of radiography students and practitioners, this two-color text provides comprehensive coverage of the physical principles of computed tomography and its clinical applications. The clear, straightforward approach is designed to improve your understanding of sectional anatomic images as they relate to computed tomography and facilitate communication between CT technologists and other medical personnel.

Nursing Leadership in Long Term Care, An Issue of Nursing Clinics

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 57-2
  • June 6, 2022
  • Melodee Harris + 2 more
  • English
  • Hardback
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In this issue of Nursing Clinics of North America, guest editors Melodee Harris, Ann Kolanowski, and Sherry Greenberg bring their considerable expertise to the topic of Nursing Leadership in Long-Term Care. Leadership in nursing and long-term care is crucial to inspire, influence, and motivate staff to provide high-quality care in an interprofessional manner. Leaders must not only identify areas for improvement but act and support team members toward common goals. In this issue, leading geriatric nursing scholars  provide an in-depth understanding of what is needed to ensure effective professional nursing leadership in long-term care communities and the policy changes necessary to support quality care. 

Autoimmune Diseases In Domestic Animals

  • 1st Edition
  • June 5, 2022
  • Ian R Tizard
  • English
  • Paperback
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With nearly 100 different autoimmune diseases reported to occur in domestic animal species, this evidence-based clinical reference is a must-have for every veterinary practice! Autoimmune Diseases in Domestic Animals, from noted veterinary author Ian R. Tizard, sheds light on both common and rare conditions, including skin diseases, diabetes mellitus, thyroiditis, and hemolytic anemia. Convenient and portable, this single-source review addresses autoimmune diseases in dogs, cats, horses, and livestock species with comprehensive coverage of treatment protocols, diagnostic procedures, and the latest pathogenesis studies.