Replacement of Renal Function by Dialysis

A textbook of dialysis

  • John F. Maher

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. John F. Maher
    Pages 1-3
  3. R. Vanholder, A. Schoots, S. Ringoir
    Pages 4-19
  4. William Drukker
    Pages 20-86
  5. John A. Sargent, Frank A. Gotch
    Pages 87-143
  6. Nicholas A. Hoenich, Celia Woffindin, Michael K. Ward
    Pages 144-180
  7. Salim K. Mujais, Peter Ivanovich
    Pages 181-188
  8. William K. Stewart
    Pages 199-217
  9. Nicholas E. Tawa Jr, Nicholas L. Tilney
    Pages 218-228
  10. Robert M. Lindsay, Anne M. Smith
    Pages 246-275
  11. Prakash R. Keshaviah, Stanley Shaldon
    Pages 276-299
  12. Lee W. Henderson
    Pages 300-326
  13. Conrad A. Baldamus, Manfred Pollok
    Pages 327-346
  14. James H. Shinaberger, Joseph H. Miller, Peter W. Gardner
    Pages 360-381
  15. R. Vanholder, N. A. Hoenich, S. Ringoir
    Pages 382-399
  16. Norman Deane, Robert J. Wineman
    Pages 400-416
  17. William Drukker, Albert W. J. van Doorn
    Pages 417-438

About this book


developed. When I did not identify European colleagues In this rapidly evolving field it is appropriate to update frequently our state of the art knowledge of uremia therapy. who had the expertise who could expend the time and with Hence, this third edition of Replacement of Renal Function whom I could work so smoothly, I began alone. by Dialysis appears before many of its predecessors have Although I was tempted to ask all the same authors as had been destroyed by normal wear and tear over 11 and 6 years written so well previously to contribute again, I realized that the new edition must be revitalized. Accordingly a fraction of use, respectively. The first two editions of this book were designed to be of the authors changed, some new topics have been added integrated comprehensive reviews of the pertinent aspects and others have been deleted. The multinational character of dialysis and related fields with sufficient clarity for the of authorship has been maintained. Existing chapters have novice to learn, yet adequate depth for the expert to rely on been rewritten thoroughly, and new authors have provided them as encyclopedic desk references on renal replacement as requested a full discussion and bibliography in keeping therapy. Based on the favorable readers' comments and with the previous editions.


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Editors and affiliations

  • John F. Maher
    • 1
  1. 1.Nephrology Division, F. Edward Hébert School of MedicineUniformed Services University of the Health SciencesBethesdaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1989
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-6979-3
  • Online ISBN 978-94-009-1087-4
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