Genito-urinary problems

Edited by Edward Alan Glasper, Gillian McEwing and Jim Richardson

in Oxford Handbook of Children's and Young People's Nursing

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780198569572
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597901 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Genito-urinary problems

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Anatomy and physiology of the renal system - Nephrotic syndrome - Chronic renal failure - Acute renal failure - Vesico-ureteral reflux (VUR) - Acute glomerulonephritis (AGN) - Haemolytic uraemic syndrome (HUS) - Circumcision - Renal transplantation in children - Ethical issues in the live donation of organs/tissue by children - Related skills - Suprapubic urinalysis - Clean catch urine - Clean catch urine from a baby - Normal composition of urine - Normal blood values - Principles of haemodialysis - Principles of peritoneal dialysis

Chapter.  6428 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Paediatrics

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