Clinical Physiology of Acid-Base and Electrolyte Disorders / Edition 5

Clinical Physiology of Acid-Base and Electrolyte Disorders / Edition 5

by Burton Rose, Theodore Post, Theodore W. Post
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0071346821

ISBN-13: 9780071346825

Pub. Date: 12/22/2000

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

This superbly written text gives students, residents, and practitioners the edge in understanding the mechanisms and clinical management of acid-base disorders. Presents the core information to understand renal and electrolyte physiology, and reviews the treatment rationale for all major acid-base and electrolyte disturbances. The entire text is exhaustively

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This superbly written text gives students, residents, and practitioners the edge in understanding the mechanisms and clinical management of acid-base disorders. Presents the core information to understand renal and electrolyte physiology, and reviews the treatment rationale for all major acid-base and electrolyte disturbances. The entire text is exhaustively revised, and now includes questions and answers in each chapter.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071346825
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
12/22/2000
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
1008
Sales rank:
608,216
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.38(d)

Table of Contents

Part One: Renal Physiology.Chapter 1: Introduction to Renal Function. Chapter 2: Renal Circulation and Glomerular Filtration Rate. Chapter 3: Proximal Tubule. Chapter 4: Loop of Henle and the Countercurrent Mechanism. Chapter 5: Functions of the Distal Nephron. Chapter 6: Effects of Hormones on Renal Function. Part Two: Regulation of Water and Electrolyte Balance. Chapter 7: The Total Body Water and the Plasma Sodium Concentration. Chapter 8: Regulation of the Effective Circulating Volume. Chapter 9: Regulation of Plasma Osmolality. Chapter 10: Acid-Base Physiology. Chapter 11: Regulation of Acid-Base Balance. Chapter 12: Potassium Homeostasis. Part Three: Physiologic Approach to Acid-Base and Electrolyte Disorders. Chapter 13: Meaning and Application of Urine Chemistries. Chapter 14: Hypovolemic States. Chapter 15: Clinical Use of Diuretics. Chapter 16: Edematous States. Chapter 17: Introduction to Simple and Mixed Acid-Base Disorders. Chapter 18: Metabolic Alkalosis. (and more...)

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