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Title Kidney transplant management : a guide to evaluation and comorbidities / Sandesh Parajuli, Fahad Aziz, editors
Published Cham, Switzerland : Springer, [2019]


Description 1 online resource (xii, 201 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Introduction to Kidney TransplantationEnd Stage Renal Disease -- Treatment options: Dialysis vs TransplantPre kidney transplant evaluationKidney transplant-Immunosuppression and RejectionPost kidney transplant immediate complications: wound, delayed graft functionPost kidney transplant: Cardiovascular complicationsPost kidney transplant: Infectious complicationPost kidney transplant: MalignanciesPost kidney transplant: HypertensionPost kidney transplant: DiabetesPost kidney transplant: ObesityPost kidney transplant: Hematological complicationsPost kidney transplant: Bone Mineral DiseaseTransplant and Pregnancy
Summary This concise book provides an overview of the essential aspects of transplant nephrology. Chapters cover patient evaluation, treatment options, complications and post kidney transplant approaches to various common chronic diseases. The importance of proper immunosuppressants adjustment to improve the graft half-life and overall patient quality of life are also highlighted. Up to date and practical, this book gives nephrologists and providers that treat kidney transplant patients a succinct resource on management
Notes Includes index
Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed November 16, 2018)
Subject Kidneys -- Transplantation.
Kidneys -- Transplantation -- Complications
Kidney Transplantation
Kidney Transplantation -- adverse effects
Transplantation Tolerance
Transplant surgery.
Renal medicine & nephrology.
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- General.
Kidneys -- Transplantation.
Kidneys -- Transplantation -- Complications.
Form Electronic book
Author Parajuli, Sandesh, editor
Aziz, Fahad, editor
ISBN 9783030001322