Nephrology and Geriatrics Integrated: Proceedings of the Conference on Integrating Geriatrics into Nephrology held in Jasper, Alberta, Canada, July 31-August 5, 1998

Nephrology and Geriatrics Integrated: Proceedings of the Conference on Integrating Geriatrics into Nephrology held in Jasper, Alberta, Canada, July 31-August 5, 1998

by Dimitrios G. Oreopoulos (Editor)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789401057950
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 10/11/2012
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2000
Pages: 243
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

List of Participants. Introduction; D.G. Oreopoulos, et al. The Clinical Physiology of Aging; W.R. Hazzard. Aging Kidneys in an Aging Population: How Does This Impact Nephrology and Nephrologists? W.R. Hazzard. The Aging Kidney; S.V. Jassal, D.G. Oreopoulos. Aging: Its Influence on Drug Disposition and Effect; D.R. Abernethy. Drug-Related Renal Dysfunction in the Elderly; W.M. Bennett. Fluid and Electrolyte Balance in the Elderly; L.H. Beck. Glomerular Disease in the Elderly Population; R.J. Glassock. Renal Artery Disease in the Elderly; W.L. Henrich. Ischemic Nephropathy: An Important Cause of Renal Disease in the Elderly; V.M. Buckalew, Jr. Diabetic Neprhopathy in Patients with Type II Diabetes; J. Breyer Lewis. Acute Renal Failure in the Elderly; N. Lameire, et al. Hemodialysis in Elderly Patients; W.W. Brown. Peritoneal Dialysis in Older Individuals; J.F. Winchester. New Insights Into Aging and Renal Osteodystrophy; K.A. Hruska. Older Transplant Recipients; Older Transplant Donors - What are the Issues? M.J. Bia. Hydronephrosis and Renal Deterioration in the Elderly due to Abnormalities of the Lower Urinary Tract and Ureterovesical Junction; P.M. Sutaria, D.R. Staskin. Geriatric Patient With Obstructive Uropaty; S. Klahr. Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly; L.T. Sirls, T. Rashid. Access of the Elderly to Dialysis; D.G. Oreopoulos. Dialysis Withdrawal; D.G. Oreopoulos. Managed Care, Geriatrics and Nephrology; M.G. White. The Challenges of Geriatric Nephrology: Managed Care/Disease Management; T.I. Steinman. Discussion/Recommendations. a. Training and Education; L.H. Beck. b. Special Clinical Problems in Geriatric Patients; J. Winchester, K. Kjellstrand. c. Research: Basic & Clinical; D. Humes, et al. Epilogue; R. Luke, W. Hazzard.

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