A Practical Solution: Ureakin

  • Thomas A. Depner
Chapter
Part of the Developments in Nephrology book series (DINE, volume 29)

Abstract

Von Leibnitz was a German philosopher-mathematician who gave us our concept of kinetic energy. With the help of Issac Newton, he developed the first theories of differential calculus over 300 years ago. Early in the seventeenth century Von Leibnitz invented a calculator that probably inspired the above quote.

Keywords

Porosity Filtration Urea Creatinine Stein 

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas A. Depner
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  1. 1.University of CaliforniaDavisUSA

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