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  • Chronic Kidney Disease - from Pathophysiology to Clinical Improvements
    Chronic Kidney Disease - from Pathophysiology to Clinical Improvements NEW
    Early Online Release
    Edited by Thomas Rath
    ISBN 978-953-51-3844-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3843-3,
    Edited Volume
    306 pages, February, 2018
    Known worldwide, chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a disease that affects up to 4% of the population with increasing figures also in the developing countries. Life expectancy of patients affected by CKD is shortened compared to the overall population, ...
  • Sexual Dysfunction
    Sexual Dysfunction
    Edited by Berend Olivier
    ISBN 978-953-51-3264-6, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3263-9,
    Edited Volume
    102 pages, June, 2017
    Sexual dysfunctions have a high prevalence in males and females, and an increase in research into its backgrounds, causes and treatment is clearly visible. Characterization of sexual dysfunctions is complex and often needs extensive clinical, psychol ...
  • Bladder Cancer - Management of NMI and Muscle-Invasive Cancer
    Bladder Cancer - Management of NMI and Muscle-Invasive Cancer
    Edited by M. Hammad Ather
    ISBN 978-953-51-3078-9, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3077-2,
    Edited Volume
    134 pages, April, 2017
    Bladder cancer is one of the most exciting urological cancers. It exists in two forms - non-muscle-invasive (NMI) and muscle-invasive (MI) disease. The difference in the clinical picture has been the focus of significant research in defining the mole ...
  • Synopsis in the Management of Urinary Incontinence
    Synopsis in the Management of Urinary Incontinence
    Edited by Ammar Alhasso and Holly Bekarma
    ISBN 978-953-51-2932-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2931-8,
    Edited Volume
    108 pages, February, 2017
    The prevalence of urinary incontinence increases with age. It has recognised social and psychological impact on individuals as well as a financial implication to individuals and healthcare systems. The book attempt to discuss the assessment of urinar ...
  • Some Special Problems in Peritoneal Dialysis
    Some Special Problems in Peritoneal Dialysis
    Edited by Robert Ekart
    ISBN 978-953-51-2599-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2598-3,
    Edited Volume
    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 ...
  • Advances in Hemodiafiltration
    Advances in Hemodiafiltration
    Edited by Ayman Karkar
    ISBN 978-953-51-2563-1, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2562-4,
    Edited Volume
    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 ...
  • Updates in Hemodialysis
    Updates in Hemodialysis
    Edited by Hiromichi Suzuki
    ISBN 978-953-51-2162-6,
    Edited Volume
    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
    Edited by Thomas Nelius
    ISBN 978-953-51-1180-1,
    Edited Volume
    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 ...