Textbook of peritoneal dialysis (Book, 2000) [WorldCat.org]
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Textbook of peritoneal dialysis

Textbook of peritoneal dialysis

Author: R Gokal
Publisher: Dordrecht ; Boston : Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats

Presents an understanding of peritoneal dialysis related physiology, kinetics and clinical outcomes, as well as the concepts of intraperitoneal chemotherapy.


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Genre/Form: Fulltext
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: R Gokal
ISBN: 0792359674 9780792359678
OCLC Number: 42073109
Description: ix, 862 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: 1. The history of peritoneal dialysis; R. Gokal. 2. Current status of peritoneal dialysis; R. Mehrotra, K.D. Nolph. 3. The functional structure of the peritoneum as a dialyzing membrane; L. Gotloib, et al. 4. The peritoneal microcirculation in peritoneal dialysis; R. White, N. Granger. 5. The physiology of peritoneal solute transport and ultrafiltration; R. Krediet. 6. Peritoneal lymphatics; R.A. Mactier, R. Khanna. 7. Pharmacologic alterations of peritoneal transport rates and pharmacokinetics in peritoneal dialysis; N. Lameire. 8. Peritoneal dialysis solutions and systems; M. Feriani, et al. 9. Peritoneal dialysis access and exit site care including surgical aspects; Z.J. Twardowski, W.K. Nichols. 10. Organisation of peritoneal dialysis program -- the nurses' role; L. Uttley, B. Prowant. 11. Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis; E.W. Boeschoten. 12. Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis in the elderly; E. Grapsa, D.G. Oreopoulos. 13. Automated peritoneal dialysis; P. Kathuria, Z.J. Twardowski. 14. Adequacy of peritoneal dialysis; A. Burkat. 15. Fluid balance in peritoneal dialysis; S. Mujais. 16. Nutritional aspects of peritoneal dialysis; C.A. Pollock, et al. 17. Peritonitis; L. Fried, B. Piraino. 18. Host defenses; G.A. Coles, et al. 19. Calcium, phosphate, and renal osteodystrophy; A. Hutchinson. 20. Non infectious complications of peritoneal dialysis; J.M. Bargman. 21. Peritoneal dialysis in diabetic end-stage renal disease; M. Misra, R. Khanna. 22. Peritoneal dialysis in children; B.A. Warady, et al. 23. Quality of life of peritoneal dialysis; T. Apostolou, R. Gokal. 24. Special uses of peritoneal dialysis; S.S. Prichard. 25. Outcome with peritoneal dialysis compared to hemodialysis; R. Maiorco, G.C. Cancarini. 26. Peritoneal dialysis registry data; P.G. Blake. 27. Implications of the Canada-U.S.A. (canusa) Multicentre Trial; D.N. Churchill. 28. Intraperitoneal chemotherapy; M.F. Flessner. 29. PD in developing countries; G. Abraham, A. Gupta.
Other Titles: Peritoneal dialysis
Responsibility: edited by R. Gokal [and others].
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