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Published: 29 October 2015

3,296 Pages


ISBN: 9780199592548

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Highly Commended in the Internal Medicine category of the British Medical Association Book Awards 2016.

Oxford Textbook of Clinical Nephrology

Fourth Edition

Chief Editor Neil N. Turner
Edited by Norbert Lameire, David J. Goldsmith, Christopher G. Winearls, Jonathan Himmelfarb, Giuseppe Remuzzi, and Section Edited by William G. Bennet, Mark E. de Broe, Jeremy R. Chapman, Adrian Covic, Vivekanad Jha, Neil Sheerin, Robert Unwin, and Adrian Woolf

Oxford Textbook

  • Includes a year's access to the online version on Oxford Medicine Online
  • Couples a practical clinical approach with a learned account of disease pathogenesis and background
  • Includes contributions from nearly 500 widely respected specialists covering all facets of nephrology
  • Provides clear presentation of relevant science in appropriate depth alongside important extras such as historical notes
  • Includes unique sections on rarer clinical problems such as renal manifestations of systemic disease and renal disease in the tropics
  • Highly illustrated textbook, featuring 1300 full-colour diagrams and photographs

New to this Edition:

  • Significantly expanded to reflect developments in the field and new approaches to topics, including treatment algorithms to aid patient care where possible
  • Increased focus on the medical aspects of transplantation, HIV-associated renal disease, and infection and renal disease
  • New sections on genetic topics, clinical and physiological aspects of fluid/electrolyte and tubular disorders
  • The addition of summaries to each section to give quick answers to common questions makes this edition even more accessible and didactic

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