The Renal Drug Handbook, 3rd Edition

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The Renal Drug Handbook, 3rd Edition

The Renal Drug Handbook, 3rd Edition

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Readers can test their knowledge with a bank of multiple-choice questions and put it into practice by answering questions that patients frequently ask. Prescribing or administering a medication outside the manufacturers information may render the medicine being used off-label. It goes beyond the basic texts on renal care by discussing topical issues such as anaemia management, care of older people on dialysis, diabetes and renal failure, infection control and sexual dysfunction in renal disease. The section on hemodialysis features expanded chapters on physiologic principles, acute hemodialysis, urea kinetic modeling, and vascular access, while the section on peritoneal dialysis has been extensively reworked by a new editor and now includes two new chapters. One of the noteworthy aspects is that the authors have tried their best to translate the important information into a concise but effective format.

Offers the latest on donor-specific tolerance, xenotransplantation, transplant immunosuppression, and chronic allograft failure User-friendly format Current references NEW TO THIS EDITION: Immunobiology and immunosuppression chapters have been completely rewritten to reflect recent advance. The NICE British National Formulary (BNF) site is only available to users in the UK (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland). If relevant, other useful information about drug interactions, administration, adverse effects more commonly seen in patients with kidney impairment and monitoring is also included. You can change your choices at any time by visiting Cookie preferences, as described in the Cookie notice.The 103 third parties who use cookies on this service do so for their purposes of displaying and measuring personalized ads, generating audience insights, and developing and improving products. To learn about our use of cookies and how you can manage your cookie settings, please see our Cookie Policy. Now in its updated Fourth Edition, this popular handbook is a practical guide for physicians and surgeons who manage kidney transplant patients and for nurses and other professionals on the transplant team. Il prodotto rispecchia le aspettative, in quanto mantiene l'impaginazione uguale all'edizione precedente.

The Digital and eTextbook ISBNs for The Renal Drug Handbook are 9780429863639, 0429863632 and the print ISBNs are 9781138624511, 1138624519. This essential resource provides pharmacists with timely, trusted and easily-accessible information to support prescribing decisions for patients with renal impairment including renal replacement therapy. Overall I applaud the authors for updating this publication, which is an extremely useful resource for guiding prescribing in patients with kidney impairment. Access monograph information through desktop, laptop or mobile devices, with this new, easy-to-use, frequently-updated online platform.The Renal Drug Database is used by hundreds of NHS trusts as well as hospitals and other healthcare providers across the world. This invaluable guide, endorsed by the UKMi and reflecting the extensive experience of the UK Renal Pharmacy Group, features drug monographs guiding physicians in how to prescribe, prepare, and administer drugs to patients with different levels of kidney function and when undergoing renal replacement therapy. By using the Web site, you confirm that you have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by the Terms and Conditions. Understanding Kidney Diseases includes over 60 real-life case studies and is illustrated with over 200 figures. The current fifth edition was fully updated prior to publication in 2018 and provides healthcare professionals with a single reference of easily retrievable, practical information relating to drug use, sourced from the practical experience of renal units throughout the UK, available in both print and eBook formats.

Think Kidneys is an NHS awareness campaign that provides information on AKI and CKD and how to manage medicines in both situations. Other information: Purchasers of The Renal Drug Handbook receive a free 30-day trial to the The Renal Drug Database. Caroline Ashley is the Lead Specialist Pharmacist for Renal Services at the University College London Centre for Nephrology and Transplantation, Royal Free Hospital. It will also be of interest to nonspecialists who deal with renal patients and to pharmacy students, and to any healthcare professional with an interest in renal medicine. This edition contains additional recommendations for supplemental drug dosing during renal replacement therapies and an expanded section on antimicrobial agents that includes many new antiviral agents used in the treatment of HIV infection.Caroline was involved in the development of the Renal National Service Framework, and the NICE guidelines on Immunosuppression in Renal Transplantation, Renal Anaemia, and Acute Kidney Injury. The Renal Drug Database is suitable for use on a range of devices including desktops, laptops and is optimised for mobile. It continues to offer support and guidance to health care professionals enabling them to prescribe medications to their renal patients appropriately and safely. She is the co-editor of The Renal Drug Handbook and has contributed to the Introduction to Renal Therapeutics, Drugs in Use and Adverse Drug Reactions. The Renal Drug Handbook offers information compiled from the UK Renal Pharmacy Group and features drug monographs guiding physicians in how to prescribe, prepare, and administer drugs to patients undergoing renal replacement therapy.

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