The ABC of Kidney Disease, Second Edition, is a
practical guide to the most common renal diseases to help healthcare
professionals screen, identify, treat and refer renal patients appropriately and
to provide the best possible care.
Covering the common renal presentations in primary care this highly
illustrated guide provides guidance on symptoms, signs and treatments, which
tests to use, measures to prevent progression, and when and how to refer. Fully
revised in accordance with current guidelines, it also includes organizational
aspects of renal disease management, dialysis and transplantation. The
appendices contain an explanatory glossary of renal terms, guidance on anemia
management and information on drug prescribing and interactions.
The ABC of Kidney Disease, Second Edition, is an ideal practical reference
for GPs, GP registrars, junior doctors, medical students and for anyone working
with patients with renal related conditions.