Core Concepts in Dialysis and Continuous Therapies

  • Colm C. Magee
  • J. Kevin Tucker
  • Ajay K. Singh

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Hemodialysis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Amanda K. Leonberg-Yoo, Daniel E. Weiner
      Pages 3-13
    3. Sandip Mitra, Nicos Mitsides
      Pages 15-26
    4. Thomas A. Depner
      Pages 27-38
    5. Nicholas A. Zwang, Sagar U. Nigwekar, David J. R. Steele
      Pages 39-51
    6. Katrina Campbell, Megan Rossi, Juan Jesus Carrero
      Pages 53-70
    7. Timmy Lee, Roman Shingarev
      Pages 71-91
    8. Ajay K. Singh, Jameela Kari
      Pages 93-102
  3. Home Therapies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 103-103
    2. Seth B. Furgeson, Isaac Teitelbaum
      Pages 105-111
    3. Dirk Gijsbert Struijk
      Pages 113-120
    4. Alice Kennard, David W. Johnson, Carmel M. Hawley
      Pages 121-133
    5. Keia Sanderson, Joshua Zaritsky, Bradley A. Warady
      Pages 135-154
    6. Joel D. Glickman, Rebecca Kurnik Seshasai
      Pages 169-180
    7. Andrew Davenport
      Pages 181-188
  4. Continuous Therapies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 189-189
    2. Manoj Bhattarai, Ridhmi Rajapakase, Paul M. Palevsky
      Pages 191-203
    3. Federico Nalesso, Claudio Ronco
      Pages 205-209
    4. James Harms, Keith Wille, Ashita Tolwani
      Pages 211-219
    5. Scott M. Sutherland
      Pages 221-230
    6. Helen C. Gallagher, Patrick T. Murray
      Pages 231-241
  5. Other Therapies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 243-243
    2. Claire Kennedy, Colm C. Magee
      Pages 245-256
    3. Clara J. Day, Paul Cockwell
      Pages 257-268
    4. James F. Winchester, Nikolas B. Harbord, Elliot Charen
      Pages 269-275
    5. Jonathan Wong, Sivakumar Sridharan, Roger Greenwood, Ken Farrington
      Pages 277-286
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 287-292

About this book


This clinically focused and authoritative guide to managing end stage renal disease (ESRD) patients provides the essentials of hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, and continuous therapies. Chapters cover the technical aspects of delivering dialysis therapy, clinical care of patients on dialysis and the evaluation and management of common complications of kidney failure in patients of dialysis - including anemia, bone disease and hypertension.  Authored by worldwide leading experts in the field, this book is an invaluable resource for nephrologists and other healthcare professionals involved in dialysis treatment or caring for the ESRD patient.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Colm C. Magee
    • 1
  • J. Kevin Tucker
    • 2
  • Ajay K. Singh
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of NephrologyBeaumont HospitalDublinIreland
  2. 2.Department of Medicine/Renal DivisionBrigham and Women's HospitalBOSTONUSA
  3. 3.Global and Continuing EducationHarvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4899-7655-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4899-7657-4
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