2002

Improving Prognosis for Kidney Disorders

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ISBN: 978-90-481-6164-5 (Print) 978-94-017-1848-6 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

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    Pages 1-8

    How to Achieve Maximal Renoprotection in Non-Diabetic Chronic Renal Disease

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    Pages 9-27

    Anemia of Chronic Kidney Disease and its Management with Recombinant Human Erythropoietin and Darbepoetin Alfa

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    Pages 29-38

    Cardiovascular Disease in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease: The Causes and Effects

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    Pages 39-43

    Metabolic Pathogenesis of Cardio-Renal Disease

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    Pages 45-52

    Oxidative Stress and Inflammation in Hemodialysis Patients

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    Pages 53-59

    Prognostic Value of Enrollment Parathyroid Hormone in Hemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis Patients for Survival. A 14 years Follow-up

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    Pages 61-67

    Prealbumin As an Important Predictor for Survival and Nutritional Status in Hemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis Patients

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    Pages 69-73

    How to Attain Optimal Antiproteinuric Dose of Losartan in Non-Diabetic Patients with Nephrotic Range Proteinuria

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    Pages 75-89

    Hypoalbuminemia in the Patient with Renal Disease: Its Causes and Consequences

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    Pages 91-96

    Kidney Disease and Mechanisms that Cause Loss of Muscle Mass

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    Pages 97-101

    Role of Plasma Homocysteine and Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor-1 in the Progression of Diabetic Nephropathy

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    Pages 103-108

    Effects of Erythropoietin(EPO)and Aminoguanidine (AG) on Deformability (df) in Diabetic Azotemic and Uremic Patients

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    Pages 109-118

    Characterization of the PKD 1 Gene Product, Polycystin-1

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    Pages 119-123

    Nutrition and Blood Pressure

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    Pages 125-131

    How to Minimize Bone Disease in Renal Failure

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 133-134