Obstetric and Gynecologic Nephrology

Women’s Health Issues in the Patient With Kidney Disease

Editors: Sachdeva, Mala, Miller, Ilene (Eds.)

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  • Provides guidance for the healthcare team on treating and managing women with kidney disease
  • Covers the physiologic changes, pathophysiologic conditions and various diseases of the pregnant patient
  • Fills a significant knowledge gap for nephrologists, obstetricians and gynecologists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, residents and fellows in training, and medical students
  • Written by experts in the field
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About this book

The female patient with chronic kidney disease often requires care that differs from the male patient. Particularly in the pregnant patient, a specialized body of knowledge is required to provide optimal care. This book focuses on such issues encountered during pregnancy including physiology and pathophysiology of pregnancy, hypertension, preeclampsia, various electrolyte disorders, nephrolithiasis, pharmacological management in the pregnant patient with kidney disease and during breastfeeding, acute kidney and chronic kidney disease, dialysis of the pregnant patient, lupus nephritis, thrombotic microangiopathy, glomerular disease management, use of renal biopsy during pregnancy, care of the female transplant patient, contraceptive counseling and postpartum care, various endocrine disorders, and bone disease in the female patient with chronic kidney disease.  This book features the latest evidence and clinical approaches for the beginner or for the experienced practitioners who care for pregnant woman or even for those who require expertise in women’s health.

Written by experts in the field, Obstetric and Gynecologic Nephrology: Women’s Health Issues in the Patient with Kidney Disease is a valuable resource for clinicians and practitioners involved in the care and treatment of obstetric and gynecologic patients afflicted with kidney disease. 

About the authors

Mala Sachdeva, MD

Northwell Health System

Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Division of Kidney Diseases and Hypertension 

Great Neck, NY

USA 


Ilene Miller, MD

Northwell Health System

Great Neck, NY

USA



Table of contents (18 chapters)

Table of contents (18 chapters)
  • Renal Physiology in Pregnancy

    Pages 1-10

    Maynard, Sharon

  • Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy

    Pages 11-23

    Shah, Silvi

  • Preeclampsia and Renal Disease in Pregnancy: Obstetric Perspective

    Pages 25-41

    Soni, Shelly (et al.)

  • Preeclampsia and Eclampsia: Nephrologist Perspective

    Pages 43-59

    Kattah, Andrea G. (et al.)

  • Renal Manifestations in Lupus Pregnancy

    Pages 61-76

    Kello, Nina (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Obstetric and Gynecologic Nephrology
Book Subtitle
Women’s Health Issues in the Patient With Kidney Disease
Editors
  • Mala Sachdeva
  • Ilene Miller
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-25324-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-25324-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-25323-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 291
Number of Illustrations
2 b/w illustrations, 27 illustrations in colour
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