Renal Disease, An Issue of Clinics in Geriatric Medicine

Renal Disease, An Issue of Clinics in Geriatric Medicine

by Edgar V. Lerma
     
 

ISBN-10: 1437713858

ISBN-13: 9781437713855

Pub. Date: 10/07/2009

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This new issue of Clinics in Geriatric Medicine, guest edited by Edgar Lerma, examines critical aspects of renal disease from anatomic and physiologic changes in the aging kidney, to ethical issues in elderly with patients with renal disease. Authors from the United States and abroad cover topics in this issue such as: drug dosing and the elderly kidney, diabetic

Overview

This new issue of Clinics in Geriatric Medicine, guest edited by Edgar Lerma, examines critical aspects of renal disease from anatomic and physiologic changes in the aging kidney, to ethical issues in elderly with patients with renal disease. Authors from the United States and abroad cover topics in this issue such as: drug dosing and the elderly kidney, diabetic nephropathy, renal replacement therapy, glomerular diseases in the elderly, urinary tract infections, obstructive uropathy, and urinary incontinence.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781437713855
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
10/07/2009
Series:
Clinics: Internal Medicine Series
Pages:
561
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Preface Edgar V. Lerma xi

Geriatric Nephrology: Old or New Subspecialty Lynn E. Schlanger James Lynch Bailey Jeff M. Sands 311

Anatomic and Physiologic Changes of the Aging Kidney Edgar V. Lerma 325

Acute Kidney Injury in the Elderly Khaled Abdel-Kader Paul M. Palevsky 331

Clinical Presentation of Renal Failure in the Aged: Chronic Renal Failure Sarbjit Vanita Jassal 359

Diabetic Nephropathy in the Elderly Anthony J. Joseph Eli A. Friedman 373

Hypertension in the Elderly Maria Czarina Acelajado Suzanne Oparil 391

Glomerular Disease in the Elderly Richard J. Glassock 413

Urinary Tract Infections in the Elderly L.E. Nicolle 423

Obstructive Uropathy Timothy Y. Tseng Marshall L. Stoller 437

Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly Tomas L. Griebling 445

Drug Dosing in the Elderly Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease Ali J. Olyaei William M. Bennett 459

Renal Replacement Therapy in the Elderly Xiaoyi Ye Anjay Rastogi Allen R. Nissenson 529

Ethical Issues in the Elderly with Renal Disease Lucia Del Vecchio Francesco Locatelli 543

Index 555

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