2012

Principles of Renal Physiology

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-3784-0 (Print) 978-1-4614-3785-7 (Online)
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Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Book Chapter

    Pages 1-19

    The Body Fluids

  3. Book Chapter

    Pages 21-32

    Essential Anatomy of the Kidney

  4. Book Chapter

    Pages 33-44

    Glomerular Filtration

  5. Book Chapter

    Pages 45-50

    Tubular Transport

  6. Book Chapter

    Pages 51-66

    The Proximal Tubule

  7. Book Chapter

    Pages 67-81

    The Loop of Henle, Distal Tubule and Collecting Duct

  8. Book Chapter

    Pages 83-92

    Renal Blood Flow and Glomerular Filtration Rate

  9. Book Chapter

    Pages 93-104

    Regulation of Body Fluid Osmolality

  10. Book Chapter

    Pages 105-119

    Regulation of Body Fluid Volume

  11. Book Chapter

    Pages 121-140

    Renal Regulation of Body Fluid pH

  12. Book Chapter

    Pages 141-147

    Renal Control of Body Fluid Potassium Content

  13. Book Chapter

    Pages 149-159

    Renal Regulation of Body Calcium, Magnesium and Phosphate

  14. Book Chapter

    Pages 161-165

    Summary of the Principal Reabsorptive and Secretory Processes in the Nephron Segments

  15. Book Chapter

    Pages 167-183

    Disease Conditions Which Alter Renal Sodium and Water Reabsorption

  16. Book Chapter

    Pages 185-191

    Use of Diuretics

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 193-204