Kidney Transplantation 6th Edition eBook PDF Free Download
Edited by Peter J. Morris and Stuart J. Knechtle
Principles and Practice
Published by Elsevier
About the Book
This Kidney Transplantation: Principles and Practice, 6th Edition is edited by Peter J. Morris and Stuart J. Knechtle. Updated to reflect today’s practice guidelines, the new Sixth Edition of this comprehensive textbook remains the definitive resource on all aspects of renal transplantation, including immunological, pathological, psychological and ethical considerations.
It examines evaluation, management, and procurement of living and deceased donor kidneys, the selection of suitable recipients, interpretation of graft dysfunction, and expected survival based upon a large database of information. There are comprehensive chapters on pediatric renal transplantation and on renal transplantation in the developing world. Extensive tables and figures and comprehensive lists of references with each chapter enhance its value to the transplant team.
A multidisciplinary approach from internationally renowned contributors from around the world—many new to this edition—offers practice-applicable guidance for all members of the transplant team, with coverage encompassing applied science, clinical information, and surgical procedures. This 6th edit ion remains the balanced reference you need to stay apprised of issues important to successful kidney transplantation.
– Provides a comprehensive description of surgical techniques, immuno suppressive methods, outcomes, risks, and medical considerations related to kidney transplantation, both in adults and children, in one convenient reference.
– Presents more than 335 superb illustrations 50 in full color that demonstrate key concepts and nuances of techniques.
– Features a multidisciplinary approach from contributors from around the world many new to this edition offers practice-applicable guidance for all members of the transplant team, with coverage encompassing applied science, clinical information, and surgical procedures.
– Offers evidence-based decision making advice in renal transplantation supported by a wealth of data in chapters written by internationally recognized experts to help you make the most informed clinical decisions.
What You will Learn
The Topics Covered in this Textbook are
Kidney Transplantation: A History
2. Immunology of Graft Rejection
3. Non-Transplant Modalities of Kidney Replacement Therapy
4. The Recipient of a Renal Transplant
5. Access for Renal Replacement Therapy
6. Brain Death and Donor Management
7. Medical Evaluation of the Living Donor
8. Donor Nephrectomy
A. Open Nephrectomy
B. Laparoscopic Live Donor Nephrectomy
9. Renal Preservation
10. Histocompatibility in Renal Transplantation
11.Surgical Techniques of Renal Transplantation
12. Transplantation and the Abnormal Bladder
13. Anaesthesia for Patients Undergoing Renal Transplantation
14. Early Course of the Patient with a Kidney Transplantation
15. Azathioprine and Steroids
17. Tacrolimus in Renal Transplantation
18. Mycophenolate mofetil
19. mTOR Inhibitors: Sirolimus and Everolimus
20. Antibodies and Fusion Proteins
21. Other Forms of Immunosuppression
22. Transplantation in the Sensitized Recipient and across the ABO Blood Groups
23. Approaches to the Induction of Tolerance
24. Pathology of Kidney Transplantation
25. Chronic Allograft Nephropathy
26. Vascular Complications After Kidney Transplantation
27. Urological Complications After Kidney Transplantation
28. Cardiovascular Complications After Renal Transplantation
29. Infection in Renal Transplant Recipient
30. Liver Disease Among Renal Transplant Recipients
31. Neurological Complications After Renal Transplantation
32. Nonmalignant and Malignant Skin Lesions in Renal Transplant Patients
33. Cancer in Dialysis and Transplant Patients
34. Pancreas and Kidney Transplantation for Diabetic Neuropathy
35. Kidney Transplantation in Children
36. Renal Transplantation in Developing Countries
37. Results of Renal Transplantation
38. Psychological Aspects of Kidney Transplantation and Organ Donation
39. Ethics in Transplantation: Allotransplantation and Xenotransplantation
For Whom is this Book For
This Kidney Transplantation, 6th Edition is perfect for Surgeons, Urologists, Residents and Practicing Physicians. It acts as Reference Material for those MBBS students who are pursuing their Post-Graduation in Urology and Surgery. It includes topics pretty useful for Other Health Care Professionals including Clinical Pharmacists, Nurses and Professors.
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