2012

The Kidney in Heart Failure

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-3693-5 (Print) 978-1-4614-3694-2 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

  2. Epidemiology

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-11

      Chronic Kidney Disease and Heart Failure: Epidemiology and Outcomes

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      Pages 13-24

      Anemia and Cardiovascular Risk in the Kidney Disease Patients: What Is the Best Way to Achieve and What Is the Desired Hemoglobin?

  3. Pathophysiology

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 25-25

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      Pages 27-38

      Renal Hemodynamic Changes in Heart Failure

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      Pages 39-50

      Changes in Kidney Function Following Heart Failure Treatment: Focus on Renin–Angiotensin System Blockade

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      Pages 51-65

      Extracellular Fluid Volume in the Hypoalbuminemic Diabetic Patient

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      Pages 67-77

      B-Type Natriuretic Peptide: Beyond Diagnostic Applications

  4. Management of Kidney Associated Clinical Problems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 79-79

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      Pages 81-99

      Hyperkalemia Risk and Treatment of Heart Failure

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      Pages 101-116

      Management of Heart Failure with Renal Artery Ischaemia

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      Pages 117-125

      Renal Consequences of Prostaglandin Inhibition in Heart Failure

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      Pages 127-143

      Edema Mechanisms in the Heart Failure Patient and Treatment Options

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      Pages 145-165

      Ultrafiltration and Heart Failure

  5. Advances in Nephropathy Management: Influences on CVD Risk

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 167-167

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      Pages 169-182

      Combination Therapy in Hypertension Treatment

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      Pages 183-202

      Medication Adherence in Heart Failure

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      Pages 203-211

      New Markers of Vascular Risk

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      Pages 213-237

      Dietary Paradoxes to Optimize Cardiovascular Risk Management in Chronic Kidney Disease

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 239-248