This book describes the past, present and future of dialysis and dialysis-related renal replacement therapies so that the reader can acquire a firm grasp of the medical management of acute and chronic renal failure.
By becoming thoroughly conversant with the past and present of dialysis, a health care professional will be in a much better position to provide the best standard of care to patients suffering from renal failure. As the book highlights the unsolved operational obstacles in the field of renal replacement therapies, future innovators may be inspired to develop novel solutions to tackle these problems. This remarkable work is a must-read not only for healthcare providers in the dialysis industry, but also for patients, dialysis equipment manufacturers as well as pharmaceutical companies.
Some Pioneers of Hemodialysis
Hemodialysis Access: Current Practice and Innovations
Development of Hemodialysis Methods and Machines
Modifications of Standard Hemodialysis Schedules and Techniques
Dialysis Across the Globe
Special Problems in Treating Dialysis Patients
Practice Guidelines, Management, and Patient Education
Innovation: The Near and Distant Future
Dialysis of Animals
Readership: Nephrologists, dialysis nurses, dialysis technicians, dialysis-centric scientists and engineers, patients, patients' relatives, dialysis equipment manufacturers, dialysis-related pharmaceutical companies, dialysis-related website operators.
In the current market, there is nothing like this book that brings together the past, the present and the future of dialytic therapies
The stories of the pioneers of dialysis are carefully chronicled. The present state of dialysis is fully described. The situation in terms of dialytic treatments in various continents is duly recorded
Several world renowned authorities in dialysis are contributors to the book