The Concise Manual of Apheresis Therapy

Editors: NOIRI, Eisei, Hanafusa, Norio (Eds.)

  • Practical reference text for apheresis therapy covering everything from basic principles to treatment of specific disease states.
  • Pocket-sized book suitable for use in clinical courses and bed-side teaching, as well as medical engineering studies in hospitals worldwide.
  • Targets many illnesses including myasthenia gravis, multiple sclerosis, Guillain-Barre syndrome, chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy, nephrotic syndrome, TTP/TMA, and dilated cardiomyopathy.
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About this book

This pocket-sized manual serves as a concise and ideal reference work for therapeutic approaches using apheresis, Covering both basic theory and clinical details to facilitate improved treatment and patient outcomes, the text considers a  variety of diseases, including myasthenia gravis, multiple sclerosis, Guillain-Barre syndrome, chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy, nephrotic syndrome, TTP/TMA, dilated cardiomyopathy, and many other conditions. The books also reviews the growing trend towards adopting this unique therapy for a wide range of health management issues such as morbid obesity and/or type 2 diabetes, and for lowering LDL-cholesterol (cholesterol apheresis) in patients unresponsive to medication or lifestyle modification.  

About the authors

Eisei Noiri, MD, PhD, FASN Department of Hemodialysis & Apheresis; Nephrology & Endocrinology, University Hospital, The University of Tokyo

Norio Hanafusa, MD, PhD. Department of Hemodialysis & Apheresis; Nephrology & Endocrinology, University Hospital, The University of Tokyo

Table of contents (39 chapters)

  • Theoretical Background of Apheresis Therapy

    Hanafusa, Norio

    Pages 3-20

  • Methods to Remove Pathogens

    Tanaka, Tamami (et al.)

    Pages 21-37

  • Decision to Prescribe PE, DFPP, or PA

    Isshiki, Rei (et al.)

    Pages 39-47

  • Plasma Exchange

    Katagiri, Daisuke (et al.)

    Pages 49-56

  • Double Filtration Plasmapheresis

    Katagri, Daisuke (et al.)

    Pages 57-64

Buy this book

eBook $54.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-4-431-54412-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $69.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-4-431-54411-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Rent the ebook  
  • Rental duration: 1 or 6 month
  • low-cost access
  • online reader with highlighting and note-making option
  • can be used across all devices
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Concise Manual of Apheresis Therapy
Editors
  • Eisei NOIRI
  • Norio Hanafusa
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer Japan
Copyright Holder
Springer Japan
eBook ISBN
978-4-431-54412-8
DOI
10.1007/978-4-431-54412-8
Softcover ISBN
978-4-431-54411-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXVII, 418
Number of Illustrations and Tables
7 b/w illustrations, 39 illustrations in colour
Additional Information
Originally published in Japanese. Original Japanese edition published by ISHIYAKU PUBLISHERS, INC., Tokyo 2012
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