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
     
 

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 revised,…  See more details below

Overview

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:
621,029
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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