Table of contents
Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) in Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD): Same or Different?
CKD Complicating Cardiovascular Presentations, Treatment and Outcome
New Ways of Working for the Twenty-first Century: Rising to the Challenge of Comorbid Patients
About this book
This book provides a comprehensive overview of the clinical challenges faced during the treatment of patients with cardiorenal syndrome (CRS). The bidirectional link that associates renal and cardiovascular diseases means that patients with CRS have an increased risk of hospital admission and mortality as a result of their coexistence yet, there are no agreed guidelines for their management.
Cardio-Renal Clinical Challenges takes clinical presentations and clinical problems as its base, and then discusses the evidence for best management of common clinical problems and the reasons for the complex interplay between the cardiac and renal systems. In addition, the link between heart failure and chronic kidney disease (CKD) can impose a considerable epidemiological burden thus this text also aims to address the issue of organizing healthcare to maximize both the opportunities for prevention and best healthcare economic returns.
This book will be of immediate value and practical interest to all consulting and trainee cardiologists and renal physicians.
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- DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-09162-4
- Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
- Publisher Name Springer, Cham
- eBook Packages Medicine
- Print ISBN 978-3-319-09161-7
- Online ISBN 978-3-319-09162-4
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