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Novel Insights on Chronic Kidney Disease, Acute Kidney Injury and Polycystic Kidney Disease

Edited by Soundarapandian Vijayakumar

University of Rochester, United States of America

This book offers novel insights on topics such as congenital obstructive nephropathy, cerebral-renal salt wasting, and the role of hemoglobin variability in clinical outcomes of CKD which are not very often discussed in the literature. With comprehensive and insightful reviews by eminent clinicians and scientists in the field, this book is a valuable tool for nephrologists.

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Novel Insights on Chronic Kidney Disease, Acute Kidney Injury and Polycystic Kidney Diseas...Edited by Soundarapandian Vijayakumar

Published: March 7th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2180

ISBN: 978-953-51-0234-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6877-5

Copyright year: 2012

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10 Web of Science Citations

9 Dimensions Citations


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1. Congenital Obstructive Nephropathy: Clinical Perspectives and Animal Models

By Susan E. Ingraham and Kirk M. McHugh


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2. Association Between Haemoglobin Variability and Clinical Outcomes in Chronic Kidney Disease

By Roshini Malasingam, David W. Johnson and Sunil V. Badve


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3. Complexity of Differentiating Cerebral-Renal Salt Wasting from SIADH, Emerging Importance of Determining Fractional Urate Excretion

By John K. Maesaka, Louis Imbriano, Shayan Shirazian and Nobuyuki Miyawaki


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4. Epidemiology, Causes and Outcome of Obstetric Acute Kidney Injury

By Namrata Khanal, Ejaz Ahmed and Fazal Akhtar


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5. Extracellular Matrix Abnormalities in Polycystic Kidney Disease

By Soundarapandian Vijayakumar


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6. Angiogenesis and the Pathogenesis of Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease

By Berenice Reed and Wei Wang


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7. The Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System in Dialysis Patients

By Yoshiyuki Morishita and Eiji Kusano


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8. Diagnosis and Treatment of Primary Aldosteronism

By Ozlem Tiryaki and Celalettin Usalan


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