Adolescents with Chronic Kidney Disease

From Diagnosis to End-Stage Disease

Editors: Haddad, Maha N., Winnicki, Erica, Nguyen, Stephanie (Eds.)

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  • Addresses all aspects of care including medical, psychological, and surgical
  • Addresses the unique needs of a niche population 
  • Case vignettes throughout the book provide additional opportunities to apply information to real-world scenarios
  • Written by experts in nephrology and pediatric and adolescent care
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About this book

End-stage renal disease is a devastating diagnosis to the patient, family and their care provider. This book covers all aspects of chronic kidney disease from a general description to its psychological impact on the adolescent and lastly its progression to end-stage and dialysis. It details the important aspects of the patient’s journey from diagnosis to their final destination including transplant and discussion of the medications used. It includes chapters on important etiologies of chronic kidney disease in adolescence, addressing the particular challenges a provider may be faced with in caring for this age group, and finally transition of their care to adult care providers.

 Written by experts in the field of pediatrics and nephrology Adolescents with Chronic Kidney Disease is the definitive resource in diagnosing and transitioning patients with chronic kidney disease.



About the authors

Maha N. Haddad, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Director of Pediatric Dialysis

Department of Pediatric Nephrology

UC Davis Medical Center

Sacramento, CA, USA

 

Erica Winnicki, MD

Department of Pediatrics

Division of Nephrology

University of California San Francisco

San Francisco, CA, USA


Stephanie Nguyen, MD, MAS

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Department of Pediatrics

Director of the Hypertension Clinic

UC Davis Children’s Hospital

Sacramento, CA, USA


Table of contents (16 chapters)

Table of contents (16 chapters)
  • Complications of Chronic Kidney Disease in Adolescents

    Ku, Elaine (et al.)

    Pages 1-15

  • Psychological Aspects and Challenges of Living with Chronic Kidney Disease for Adolescents

    Karczewski, Sabrina A. (et al.)

    Pages 17-42

  • Nutritional Considerations for Adolescents with Chronic Kidney Disease

    Keung, Lisa

    Pages 43-59

  • Reproductive Health in Adolescent and Young Adult Women with Chronic Kidney Disease

    Kester, Laura M.

    Pages 61-79

  • Congenital Anomalies of the Kidney and Urinary Tract in Adolescents

    Winnicki, Erica (et al.)

    Pages 81-92

Buy this book

eBook $109.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-97220-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $149.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-97219-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Adolescents with Chronic Kidney Disease
Book Subtitle
From Diagnosis to End-Stage Disease
Editors
  • Maha N. Haddad
  • Erica Winnicki
  • Stephanie Nguyen
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-97220-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-97220-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-97219-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 283
Number of Illustrations
1 b/w illustrations, 20 illustrations in colour
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