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Acute kidney injury

Lesley Rees, Paul A. Brogan, Detlef Bockenhauer and Nicholas J.A. Webb

in Paediatric Nephrology

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199601370
Published online May 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191730634 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199601370.003.0129

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Acute kidney injury

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Background, pathophysiology, and causes - Assessment and investigations - Management - Hypertension - Nutrition in acute kidney injury - Drug therapy - Dialysis - Follow-up of acute kidney injury - Haemolytic uraemic syndrome: definitions - Typical (D+) haemolytic uraemic syndrome: epidemiology and notes - Haemolytic uraemic syndrome: atypical - Rhabdomyolysis - Tumour lysis syndrome

Chapter.  7581 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Paediatrics ; Nephrology

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