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Title The kidney in heart failure / edited by George L. Bakris
Published New York ; London : Springer, 2012
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Contents Part 1. Epidemiology -- Chronic Kidney Disease and Heart Failure: Epidemiology and Outcomes / Ruth C. Campbell and Ali Ahmed -- Anemia and Cardiovascular Risk in the Kidney Disease Patients: What Is the Best Way to Achieve and What Is the Desired Hemoglobin? / Tejas V. Patel and Ajay K. Singh -- Part 2. Pathophysiology -- Renal Hemodynamic Changes in Heart Failure / Ivana Lazich and George L. Bakris -- Changes in Kidney Function Following Heart Failure Treatment: Focus on Renin-Angiotensin System Blockade / Mohammed Shakaib and George L. Bakris -- Extracellular Fluid Volume in the Hypoalbuminemic Diabetic Patient / Biff F. Palmer -- B-Type Natriuretic Peptide: Beyond Diagnostic Applications / Ivan D. Hanson and Peter A. McCullough -- Part 3. Management of Kidney Associated Clinical Problems -- Hyperkalemia Risk and Treatment of Heart Failure / Julian Segura and Luis M. Ruilope -- Management of Heart Failure with Renal Artery Ischaemia / Andrew K. Roy and Patrick Murray -- Renal Consequences of Prostaglandin Inhibition in Heart Failure / Eric M. Brown, Daniel J. Salzberg and Matthew R. Weir -- Edema Mechanisms in the Heart Failure Patient and Treatment Options / Domenic A. Sica -- Ultrafiltration and Heart Failure / Paul Chacko, Donald Kikta Jr. and William T. Abraham -- Part 4. Advances in Nephropathy Management: Influences on CVD Risk -- Combination Therapy in Hypertension Treatment / Raymond V. Oliva and George L. Bakris -- Medication Adherence in Heart Failure / Daniel E. Hilleman and Jennifer A. Campbell -- New Markers of Vascular Risk / David Davidson and Michael H. Davidson -- Dietary Paradoxes to Optimize Cardiovascular Risk Management in Chronic Kidney Disease / Raghu V. Durvasula and Katherine R. Tuttle
Summary Annotation This text focuses on the changes that occur in kidney physiology as a function of a failing heart. It covers epidemiology, pathophysiology, management of kidney disorders and advances in nephropathy management
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Subject Heart failure -- Complications.
Cardiac arrest -- Complications.
Chronic renal failure.
Heart Failure -- etiology.
Renal Insufficiency, Chronic -- complications.
Heart Failure -- physiopathology.
Renal Insufficiency, Chronic -- physiopathology.
Form Electronic book
Author Bakris, George L., 1952-
ISBN 9781461436942 (electronic bk.)
146143694X (electronic bk.)