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Nutrition and Health

Nutritional and Medical Management of Kidney Stones

Editors: Han, Haewook, Mutter, Walter P., Nasser, Samer (Eds.)

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  • Appendices include clinical references and practical tools for the clinician
  • Case studies are presented at the conclusion of the stone classification chapters
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This text comprehensively covers the nutritional and medical management and prevention of kidney stones. Sections address types of stones, nutritional risks, medical and pharmaceutical managements, prevention of recurrence, and special consideration of stone risks among specific diseases such as obesity with gastric bypass, chronic kidney disease, and gastric intestinal disorders. Diagnosis of kidney stones, urinalysis and biochemical indices, dietary assessment, and medical nutrition therapy for specific types of kidney stones are also included. In addition, case studies are provided in the appendix. Cutting edge research is also highlighted in regards to pharmaceutical treatments and epidemiological findings in nutrition and kidney stones.

 

Nutrition in Medical Management of Kidney Stones will be a practical resource for health professionals in the fields of nutrition, nephrology, urology, and general medicine, as well as medical students, resident physicians, and allied health clinicians whose research, practice, and education includes nutrition and kidney stones.


About the authors

Haewook HanHarvard Vanguard Medical AssociatesDepartment of NephrologyBoston, MA USA
Walter P. MutterNewton-Wellesley HospitalDepartment of NephrologyNewton, MA USA
Samer NasserHarvard Vanguard Medical AssociatesDepartment of NephrologyBoston, MA USA

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“The book is an excellent resource for those involved in the clinical or dietary management of patients with kidney stones. It is most appropriate for practitioners or trainees in the fields of nephrology, urology, and dietetics. … This book is a comprehensive reference for kidney stones and their medical and nutritional management. Its layout and topics are clear. It is best suited for nephrologists, urologists, dieticians, and trainees in these fields.” (F Khasawneh, Doody’s Book Reviews, March 20, 2020)


Table of contents (28 chapters)

Table of contents (28 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Nutritional and Medical Management of Kidney Stones
Editors
  • Haewook Han
  • Walter P. Mutter
  • Samer Nasser
Series Title
Nutrition and Health
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Humana Press
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-15534-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-15534-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-15533-9
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-15536-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXXI, 353
Number of Illustrations
22 b/w illustrations, 32 illustrations in colour
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