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Our collection of 27 books.

  • Advances in Hemodiafiltration
    Advances in Hemodiafiltration NEW
    Editor Ayman Karkar
    ISBN 978-953-51-2563-1
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2562-4,
    158 pages, September, 2016
    Hemodiafiltration (HDF) is an advanced renal replacement therapy that can reduce morbidity and mortality and improve the quality of life of dialysis patients. This special edition of the Advances in Hemodiafiltration book is empowered with several we ...
  • Some Special Problems in Peritoneal Dialysis
    Some Special Problems in Peritoneal Dialysis NEW
    Editor Robert Ekart
    ISBN 978-953-51-2599-0
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2598-3,
    160 pages, September, 2016
    This book covers some special issues relevant to peritoneal dialysis and is a guide to the clinical practice of peritoneal dialysis. A team of international experts presents the latest information about novel peritoneal solutions, pharmacological pre ...
  • 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 ...