Practical Renal Pathology

Practical Renal Pathology

Practical Renal Pathology helps you apply a systematic pattern recognition approach to achieve more accurate diagnoses of both neoplastic and non-neoplastic diseases of the kidneys. This volume in the Pattern Recognition Series helps you to efficiently and confidently evaluate even the most challenging histologic specimens. Consult this title on your favorite e-reader with intuitive search […]

Living a Normal & Healthy Life After Renal (Kidney) Failure

Living a Normal & Healthy Life After Renal (Kidney) Failure

Kidney transplantation is a total life changing event that each kidney failure patient waits for tirelessly. The emotions of the telephone call on that day when the author was informed that he had to report straightaway to the hospital for a kidney transplant was immeasurable, and will live forever in his memory. With transplantation, a […]

Cardio-Thoracic, Vascular, Renal and Transplant Surgery

Cardio-Thoracic, Vascular, Renal and Transplant Surgery

Written by internationally acclaimed specialists, Cardio-Thoracic, Vascular, Renal and Transplant Surgery provides pertinent and concise procedure descriptions spanning benign and malignant problems and minimally invasive procedures. Complications are reviewed when appropriate for the organ system and problem, creating a book that is both comprehensive and accessible. Stages of operative approaches with relevant technical considerations are outlined in an easily understandable […]

Renal Vascular Disease

Renal Vascular Disease

This book describes the recent advances in the understanding of the development and management of renal vascular disease (RVD). Current perspectives regarding the epidemiology of atherosclerotic RVD, its clinical manifestations, and the interaction with injury pathways related to the kidney have evolved considerably, and the widespread introduction of non-invasive methods for identification of RVD using […]

Proceedings from the 4th Annual Renal Pathology Society/Kidney and Urologic Foundation of America Satellite Meeting: Update in Renal Pathology (Special Issue--4th Annual Rps/Kufa Satellite Meeting Proceedings) (Conference News)

Proceedings from the 4th Annual Renal Pathology Society/Kidney and Urologic Foundation of America Satellite Meeting: Update in Renal Pathology (Special Issue–4th Annual Rps/Kufa Satellite Meeting Proceedings) (Conference News)

The Renal Pathology Society (RPS) hosted its 4th Annual RPS/KUFA (Kidney and Urologic Foundation of America) Satellite Meeting on September 8, 2007, in Istanbul, Turkey, in conjunction with the 21st European Congress of Pathology. The European Nephropathology Working Group cosponsored the event. The meeting was chaired by Laura Barisoni, MD, from New York University Medical […]

Diabetes and Renal Disease

Diabetes and Renal Disease

Renal failure is a life-changing event that can be prevented or delayed with proper understanding and education on behalf of the healthcare professional and the patient. The purpose of this course is to provide nurses with the information necessary to identify renal complications of diabetes and educate patients with diabetes regarding the steps necessary to […]

The Evolving Revolution of Pathology's Role in Renal Medical Diseases (Special Section--Renal Pathology) (Report)

The Evolving Revolution of Pathology’s Role in Renal Medical Diseases (Special Section–Renal Pathology) (Report)

Renal pathology has always been considered an “exotic” area of pathology. Perhaps more than one reason accounts for this perception. Limited exposure to renal pathology, reflecting the fact that kidney biopsies for medical renal diseases are not a common specimen and are mostly sent to specialized centers rather than being handled at local hospitals, is […]