Chronic Kidney Disease and Hypertension

  • Matthew R. Weir
  • Edgar V. Lerma

Part of the Clinical Hypertension and Vascular Diseases book series (CHVD)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Debbie L. Cohen, Yonghong Huan, Raymond R. Townsend
    Pages 11-23
  3. Mohsin Wali, Sudhir R. Naik, C. Venkata S. Ram
    Pages 25-36
  4. Valeria Lourdes Vukelic, Marcelo Orias
    Pages 47-55
  5. Markus P. Schlaich
    Pages 69-81
  6. Peter W. de Leeuw, Abraham A. Kroon
    Pages 83-90
  7. Sorot Phisitkul, Joel Topf
    Pages 91-99
  8. F. Wilford Germino
    Pages 101-109
  9. Anuradha Wadhwa, Shinichiro Inaba, Richard J. Johnson
    Pages 119-128
  10. Frank T. Spradley, Eric Matthew George, Ana Carolina Palei, Junie Paula Warrington, Joey P. Granger
    Pages 129-140
  11. Paolo Pauletto, Marcello Rattazzi
    Pages 141-156
  12. Srividya Kidambi, Theodore A. Kotchen
    Pages 157-184
  13. Christian A. Koch, Christina Pamporaki, Vitaly Kantorovich
    Pages 185-231
  14. Douglas L. Blowey, Bradley A. Warady
    Pages 233-242
  15. Mugurel Apetrii, Luminita Voroneanu, Adrian C. Covic
    Pages 243-253
  16. Matthew R. Weir, Edgar V. Lerma
    Pages E1-E2
  17. Back Matter
    Pages 255-257

About this book


The treatment of hypertension has become the most important intervention in the management of all forms of chronic kidney disease. Chronic Kidney Disease and Hypertension is a current, concise, and practical guide to the identification, treatment and management of hypertension in patients with chronic kidney disease.  In depth chapters discuss many relevant clinical questions and the future of treatment through medications and or novel new devices.

Written by expert authors, Chronic Kidney Disease and Hypertension provides an up-to-date perspective on management and treatment and how it may re-shape practice approaches tomorrow.


BP Monitoring Combination therapy Endocrine hypertension Neurogenic hypertension Renal sympathetic denervation Resistant hypertension

Editors and affiliations

  • Matthew R. Weir
    • 1
  • Edgar V. Lerma
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of NephrologyUniversity of Maryland School of MedicineBaltimoreUSA
  2. 2.Section of NephrologyUniversity of Illinois at Chicago/Advocate Christ Medical CenterOak LawnUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2015
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4939-1981-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4939-1982-6
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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