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Our collection of 25 books.

  • Updates in Hemodialysis
    Updates in Hemodialysis
    Editor Hiromichi Suzuki
    ISBN 978-953-51-2162-6
    292 pages, September, 2015
    In this special issue, reviews of various aspects of HD therapy were submitted from all over the world. In particular, reviews for recent advances in this area from leading experts have been contributed to the book Hemodialysis. In order to deliver o ...
  • Recent Advances in the Field of Urinary Tract Infections
    Recent Advances in the Field of Urinary Tract Infections
    Editor Thomas Nelius
    ISBN 978-953-51-1180-1
    184 pages, July, 2013
    Urinary tract infections (UTI) continue to be under the most common bacterial infections worldwide. Diagnostic and treatment have substantial financial burden on society. In the USA, UTIs are responsible for more than 7 million physician visits annua ...
  • The Latest in Peritoneal Dialysis
    The Latest in Peritoneal Dialysis
    Editor Abelardo Aguilera Peralta
    ISBN 978-953-51-1164-1
    114 pages, June, 2013
    This book summarizes the advances and new concepts introduced in the last years on peritoneal dialysis (PD) and its complications. PD therapy is a renal replacement peritoneal membrane using a semi-permeable barrier to liquids and solutes. The abdomi ...
  • Hemodialysis
    Hemodialysis
    Editor Hiromichi Suzuki
    ISBN 978-953-51-0988-4
    880 pages, February, 2013
    In this special issue, reviews of various aspects of HD therapy were submitted from both groups. In particular, various methods for vascular access were discussed by many contributors. From these reviews, the reader will gain precious hints and sugge ...
  • Current Issues and Future Direction in Kidney Transplantation
    Current Issues and Future Direction in Kidney Transplantation
    Editor Thomas Rath
    ISBN 978-953-51-0985-3
    490 pages, February, 2013
    The here presented book covers different areas of clinical and scientific interest, reaching from donor evaluation to newest methods in immunological diagnostics. But also aspects of daily care of transplant recipients can be found in the carefully s ...
  • Current Concepts in Kidney Transplantation
    Current Concepts in Kidney Transplantation
    Editor Sandip Kapur, Cheguevara Afaneh and Meredith J. Aull
    ISBN 978-953-51-0900-6
    328 pages, December, 2012
    Despite significant accomplishments to date, kidney transplantation is a relatively young field in medicine. Due to the armamentarium of agents available to effectively suppress the immune system, the past decade has seen a shift in focus from preve ...
  • Evolving Trends in Urology
    Evolving Trends in Urology
    Editor Sashi S. Kommu
    ISBN 978-953-51-0811-5
    88 pages, October, 2012
    Urology is currently the most rapidly expanding surgical superspecialty. The reason for this exponential propulsion of this field, especially over the last two decades, is the dual role of scientific breakthroughs and the successful coupling of engin ...
  • Renal Failure - The Facts
    Renal Failure - The Facts
    Editor Momir Polenakovic
    ISBN 978-953-51-0630-2
    282 pages, May, 2012
    The book "Renal Failure - The Facts" consists of some facts about diagnosis, etiopathogenis and treatment of acute and chronic renal failure. Acute, as well as chronic renal failure is great medical problems and their treatment is a burden for the bu ...