Harrison’s Nephrology and Acid-Base Disorders, 2e 2nd Edition
Featuring a superb compilation of chapters related to kidney function that appear in Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine, Eighteenth Edition, this concise, full-color clinical companion delivers the latest knowledge in the field backed by the scientific rigor and authority that have defined Harrison’s. You will find content from renowned editors and contributors in a carry-anywhere presentation that is ideal for the classroom, clinic, ward, or exam/certification preparation.
- Sections that reflect the scope of nephrology: Introduction to the Renal System; Alterations of Renal Function and Electrolytes; Acute Kidney Injury and Chronic Renal Failure; Glomerular and Tubular Disorders; Renal Vascular Disease; Urinary Tract Infections and Obstruction; and Cancer of the Kidney and Urinary Tract
- Complete coverage of a broad spectrum of topics, including acid-base and electrolyte disorders, vascular injury to the kidney, and specific diseases of the kidney
- Integration of pathophysiology with clinical management
- 41 high-yield questions and answers drawn from Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine Self-Assessment and Board Review, 18e
- Content updates and new developments since the publication of Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine, 18e
- 22 chapters written by physicians who are recognized experts in the field of nephrology and acid-base disorders
- Helpful appendix of laboratory values of clinical importance
About the Author
Larry Jameson, MD PhD is Dean of the Northwestern University School of Medicine, and one of the leading figures in academic medicine in the United States. In addition to being a Harrison’s editor, he is an editor of leading textbooks and reference books in medicine.
The contributors to the book are the best of the best in nephrology and acid base.