Renal Pathophysiology: The Essentials

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Item#: 9781975109592
Edition 05
Author Rennke & Denker
Cover Paperback
 


Renal pathophysiology can be a difficult subject even for the most advanced medical students. This Fifth Edition ofRenal Pathophysiology: The Essentialsprovides an easy-to-read, case-based approach to learning the mechanisms of renal disease. Each chapter focuses on a mechanism of kidney disease and includes an opening case, learning objectives, integrated open-ended questions, and chapter-ending summaries. Updated with the latest clinical advances and research, this edition also features full-color illustrations and photomicrographs, suggested readings, and online and in-book Q&As.Updated chapter-openingCase Presentations(with Summary and Case Discussion at the end of chapter) introduce real-life clinical situations and allow students to apply what they've learned.New illustrations and clinical imagesclarify key concepts,key termsare now bolded, and anew appendixlists formulas and lab values for easy reference.Open-ended and multiple-choice questionsstimulate critical thinking and allow students to gauge their mastery of the information.SeparateSummaryandCase Discussionboxesprovide at-a-glance, bulleted information for easy review.eBook available for purchase. Fast, smart, and convenient, today's eBooks can transform learning. These interactive, fully searchable tools offer 24/7 access on multiple devices, the ability to highlight and share notes, and more

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Renal pathophysiology can be a difficult subject even for the most advanced medical students. This Fifth Edition ofRenal Pathophysiology: The Essentialsprovides an easy-to-read, case-based approach to learning the mechanisms of renal disease. Each chapter focuses on a mechanism of kidney disease and includes an opening case, learning objectives, integrated open-ended questions, and chapter-ending summaries. This new edition has been updated with the latest clinical advances and research on renal disease and is supported with many full-color illustrations and photomicrographs, suggested readings, and online review questions to reinforce learning.