This book is an evidence-based review of the practical challenges of dealing with patients receiving dialysis. The first section covers technical and procedural considerations such as choosing the appropriate membrane, vascular access, and choosing from among the various forms of dialysis. The second section covers clinical problems in the use of dialysis, such as hypertension, infection, and other complications in patients with end-stage renal disease. Five new chapters have been added to the Third Edition, reflecting the continued advances in the understanding of kidney failure and the therapeutic options available.... but experimental models suggest that high systemic IL-lra concentrations are required for effective distribution of the ... light on the following main features: (a) a possibly reduced availability of IL-2 to mount normal immune responses due to ... Host defenses and infectious complications in maintenance hemodialysis patients. ... Am J Kidney Dis 1991; 18:326-335. ... Lindner A, Farewell YJ, Sherrard DJ.
|Title||:||Principles and practice of dialysis|
|Author||:||William L. Henrich|
|Publisher||:||Surendra Kumar - 1994|