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Title Onconephrology : cancer, chemotherapy and the kidney / Kenar D. Jhaveri, Abdulla K. Salahudeen, editors
Published New York : Springer, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 376 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Online access with purchase: Springer (t)
Contents Introduction: Onconephrology: Caring for the cancer patient with kidney disease -- Ch. 1: Acute Kidney Injury in Cancer Patients -- Ch. 2: Chronic Kidney Disease In Cancer Patients -- Ch. 3: Glomerular Diseases seen with Solid Tumors and Hematological Malignancies -- Ch. 4: Nephrotoxicity of Chemotherapy Agents -- Ch. 5: Biological Cancer Therapies and the Kidney -- Ch. 6: Rational Dosing of Chemotherapy in Patients with Kidney Failure -- Ch. 7: Electrolyte Disorders in Cancer Patients -- Ch. 8: Tumor Lysis Syndrome -- Ch. 9: Surgical and Medical Options in the Management of Renal Cell Carcinoma -- Ch. 10: Renal Cell Carcinoma and Chronic Kidney Disease -- Ch. 11: Renal Disease Following Hematopoetic Stem Cell Transplantation -- Ch. 12: Radiation Nephropathy -- Ch. 13: Dysproteinemias and kidney disease -- Ch. 14: The Amyloidoses -- Ch. 15: Obstructive Renal disease in cancer patients -- Ch. 16: Cancer in the Kidney Transplant Recipient -- Ch. 17: Cancer, Palliative Care and Acute Kidney Injury- The Hard Decisions of Offering or Not Offering Dialysis
Summary This case based resource focuses on kidney disease in patients with cancer.℗ℓ Chapters cover the pathophysiology and management of specific kidney diseases in cancer patients, as well as the impact of chemotherapy, toxicity of organ and stem cell transplantation and other emerging therapies.℗ℓ Filling a significant knowledge gap in this burgeoning field, Onconephrology features the latest evidence and clinical approaches for the beginner or experienced practitioner
Notes Includes index
Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed August 12, 2015)
Subject Kidneys -- Cancer -- Chemotherapy.
Kidneys -- Cancer.
Kidney Neoplasms.
Form Electronic book
Author Jhaveri, Kenar D., editor
Salahudeen, Abdulla K., editor
ISBN 1493926586 (print)
1493926594 (electronic bk.)
9781493926589 (print)
9781493926596 (electronic bk.)