Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Maryam Khosravi, Edward Kingdon, Ben Caplin
    Pages 1-17
  3. Scott R. Henderson, Mark Harber
    Pages 19-28
  4. Benjamin Salt, Antony Goode
    Pages 29-38
  5. Nick Woodward, Mark Harber
    Pages 39-45
  6. Yogita Aggarwal, Mark Harber, Christopher M. Laing
    Pages 63-73
  7. Andrew Davenport
    Pages 75-90
  8. Aisling O’Riordan
    Pages 91-99
  9. Antje Fürstenberg, Stephen B. Walsh, Christopher M. Laing
    Pages 101-122
  10. Stephen B. Walsh
    Pages 123-133
  11. Marc Jonathan George, Reecha Sofat, Aroon D. Hingorani, Raymond MacAllister
    Pages 135-145
  12. Reecha Sofat, Marc Jonathan George, Aroon D. Hingorani, Raymond MacAllister
    Pages 147-156
  13. Peter W. Mathieson
    Pages 157-159
  14. Peter W. Mathieson
    Pages 183-188
  15. Daniel P. Gale, Mared Owen-Casey
    Pages 189-202
  16. Chee Kay Cheung, Joanna K. F. Boyd, Jonathan Barratt
    Pages 203-213
  17. Tabitha Turner-Stokes, Mark A. Little
    Pages 215-226
  18. Neeraj Dhaun (Bean), Christopher O. C. Bellamy, David C. Kluth
    Pages 235-247
  19. Elizabeth Williams, Sanjay Bhagani, Mark Harber
    Pages 257-268
  20. John W. R. Booth, Sanjay Bhagani, Mark Harber
    Pages 269-279
  21. Simon Ball
    Pages 281-289
  22. Bernadette Lynch, Aine Burns
    Pages 291-301
  23. Paul Cockwell, Stephanie Stringer
    Pages 303-310
  24. Julian David Gillmore, Helen J. Lachmann
    Pages 311-322
  25. Neil S. Sheerin
    Pages 323-330
  26. Claire Sharpe, Catherine J. Horsfield, Mark Harber
    Pages 331-343
  27. Bryan Conway, Jane Goddard, Alan J. Jaap, Alan W. Patrick
    Pages 345-357
  28. Graham W. Lipkin, Clara J. Day, Nerissa Jurawan, Tracey A. Johnston, Ellen M. Knox
    Pages 359-379
  29. James P. Ritchie, Darren Green, Philip A. Kalra
    Pages 381-394
  30. Gayathri K. Rajakaruna, Mark Harber
    Pages 395-411
  31. Shabbir H. Moochhala, Robert J. Unwin
    Pages 413-428
  32. Angela D. Gupta, Dan Wood, John O. Connolly
    Pages 429-437
  33. Gillian Smith, Mark Harber
    Pages 439-451
  34. David Nicol, Ekaterini Boleti
    Pages 453-468
  35. Thomas M. F. Connor, Patrick H. Maxwell
    Pages 469-479
  36. Gareth Lewis, Alexander P. Maxwell
    Pages 481-489
  37. Daniel M. McGuinness, Mark Harber, Stephen D. Marks
    Pages 491-495
  38. A. Neil Turner, Eleri Williams
    Pages 497-507
  39. Sally-Anne Hulton
    Pages 515-524
  40. Ferina Ismail
    Pages 525-536
  41. Dorothea Nitsch
    Pages 537-545
  42. Charles R. V. Tomson, Shona Methven
    Pages 547-562
  43. Stephen D. Marks
    Pages 563-567

About this book


This book will provide readers with a practice-based approach to all aspects of clinical nephrology. Written by experts in the field, Practical Nephrology offers invaluable practical advice on how to manage specific illnesses and, uniquely, the importance of establishing systems and processes to improve patient safety, enhance the patient pathway and guidance on how to systematically improve clinical governance.

A unique aspect of this book are the tips and tricks and, suggestions for avoiding common errors based on the vast experience of the authors. In addition, the Editor has collated a list of links to international registries and guidelines as well as selected disease specific organisations, providing both clinicians and patients with access to helpful and recommended resources.

Designed and written in a user-friendly fashion, Practical Nephrology will be the definitive reference for practising nephrologists, trainees and non-nephrologist who encounter renal patients in their daily practice.


Acute Kidney Injury Chronic Kidney Disease Haemodialysis Hepatorenal Kidney Kidney Disease Nephrology Nephropathy Peritoneal Dialysis Podocytopathies Renal Replacement Transplant surgery Urinary Tract Infection

Editors and affiliations

  • Mark Harber
    • 1
  1. 1.UCL Department of NephrologyRoyal Free London NHS Foundation TrustLondonUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4471-5546-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4471-5547-8
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