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Chronic kidney disease

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/9780199601370.003.0139

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Chronic kidney disease

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Background and epidemiology - Assessment of renal function - Investigation of the cause of chronic kidney disease - Management: overall aims - Management: fluid and electrolytes - Management: growth - Management: nutrition - Management: use of recombinant human growth hormone - Management: enteral feeding - Management: mineral and bone disorder - Management: anaemia - Management: immunization schedule for infants and children - Preparation for renal replacement therapy

Chapter.  16508 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Paediatrics ; Nephrology

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