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Kidneys, ureters, and urinary bladder : a compilation of paintings

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Netter, Frank H. --Summit, NJ: CIBA , 1973.
Call Number
WB 7 N488 v.6 1973
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WB 7 N488 v.6 1973
Author
Netter, Frank H.
Other Authors
Shapter, Robert K.
Yonkman, Frederick F.
Place of Publication
Summit, NJ
Publisher
CIBA
Date of Publication
1973
Physical Description
295 p. : ill.
Series Title
Ciba collection of medical illustrations ; v.6
Subjects (MeSH)
Kidney
Ureter
Urinary Bladder
Format
Book
Publication Type
Atlas
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
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Kidneys, ureters, and urinary bladder

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Netter, Frank H. --Summit, NJ: CIBA , 1973.
Call Number
QS 17 N474 v.6 REF
Location
Nova Scotia Hospital
Sub-Location
REFERENCE
Call Number
QS 17 N474 v.6 REF
Author
Netter, Frank H
Place of Publication
Summit, NJ
Publisher
CIBA
Date of Publication
1973
Physical Description
295 p.
Series Vol.
v. 6
Series Title
CIBA collection of medical illustrations
ISBN
0914168088
Subjects (MeSH)
Kidney - atlases
Ureter - Atlases
Urinary Bladder - Atlases
Urologic Diseases - Atlases
Format
Book
Location
Nova Scotia Hospital
Sub-Location
REFERENCE
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Kidneys, ureters, and urinary bladder

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Netter, Frank H. --Summit, NJ: CIBA , 1973.
Call Number
QS 17 N474 v.6
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
QS 17 N474 v.6
Author
Netter, Frank H
Place of Publication
Summit, NJ
Publisher
CIBA
Date of Publication
1973
Physical Description
295 p.
Series Vol.
v. 6
Series Title
CIBA collection of medical illustrations
ISBN
0914168088
Subjects (MeSH)
Kidney - atlases
Ureter - Atlases
Urinary Bladder - Atlases
Urologic Diseases - Atlases
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
Copies
1
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Pediatric nephrology

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Edited by Howard Trachtman and Bernard Gauthier. --Amsterdam, Netherlands: Harwood Academic Publishers , 1998.
Call Number
WS 320 P56 1998
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WS 320 P56 1998
Author
Trachtman, Howard
Other Authors
Gauthier, Bernard
Responsibility
Edited by Howard Trachtman and Bernard Gauthier
Place of Publication
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Publisher
Harwood Academic Publishers
Date of Publication
1998
Physical Description
405 p.
ISBN
9057022737
ISSN
1044-4882
Subjects (MeSH)
Kidney Diseases
Child
Infant
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
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Manual of nephrology

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Schrier, Robert W. (5th ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2000.
Call Number
WJ 39 M294 2000
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WJ 39 M294 2000
Author
Schrier, Robert W
Edition
5th ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Date of Publication
2000
Physical Description
310 p.
Series Title
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins spiral manual
ISBN
0781721725
Subjects (MeSH)
Kidney Diseases - Handbooks
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
Loan Period
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A healthy food guide for people with chronic kidney disease

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American Dietetic Association. Renal Practice Group. (2nd ed.) --Chicago, IL: American Dietetic Association , 2002.
Call Number
WJ 300 H434 2002
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WJ 300 H434 2002
Corporate Author
American Dietetic Association. Renal Practice Group
Other Authors
Harvey, Kathy Schiro
Edition
2nd ed.
Alternate Title
National renal diet
Place of Publication
Chicago, IL
Publisher
American Dietetic Association
Date of Publication
2002
Physical Description
32 p.
ISBN
0880914017
Subjects (MeSH)
Kidney Failure, Chronic - diet therapy
Renal Insufficiency, Chronic - diet therapy
Notes
"National Renal diet"--t.p.
Format
Book
Publication Type
Popular Works
Location
Dickson Building
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National renal diet : professional guide

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American Dietetic Association. Renal Practice Group. (2nd ed.) --Chicago, IL: American Dietetic Association , 2002.
Call Number
WJ 300 N2775 2002
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WJ 300 N2775 2002
Corporate Author
American Dietetic Association. Renal Practice Group
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Chicago, IL
Publisher
American Dietetic Association
Date of Publication
2002
Physical Description
29 p.
ISBN
0880914009
Subjects (MeSH)
Kidney Diseases - diet therapy
Menu planning
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
Copies
2
Loan Period
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A healthy food guide for people on dialysis

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American Dietetic Association. Renal Practice Group. (2nd ed.) --Chicago, IL: American Dietetic Association , 2002.
Call Number
WJ 300 H435 2002
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WJ 300 H435 2002
Corporate Author
American Dietetic Association. Renal Practice Group
Other Authors
Harvey, Kathy Schiro
Edition
2nd ed.
Alternate Title
National renal diet
Place of Publication
Chicago, IL
Publisher
American Dietetic Association
Date of Publication
2002
Physical Description
42 p.
ISBN
876502169X
Subjects (MeSH)
Kidney Failure, Chronic - diet therapy
Renal Dialysis
Notes
"National Renal diet"--t.p.
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
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2
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Guidelines for nutrition care of renal patients

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Wiggins, Kerri L. (3rd ed.) --Chicago, IL: American Dietetic Association , 2002.
Call Number
WJ 342 W655g 2002
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WJ 342 W655g 2002
Author
Wiggins, Kerri L
Other Authors
American Dietetic Association. Renal Practice Group
Edition
3rd ed.
Alternate Title
Nutrition care of renal patients
Place of Publication
Chicago, IL
Publisher
American Dietetic Association
Date of Publication
2002
Physical Description
137 p.
ISBN
0880911891
Subjects (MeSH)
Kidney Failure, Chronic - diet therapy
Nutrition Assessment
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Thomas, Nicola. (2nd ed.) --London, England: Bailliere Tindall , 2002.
Call Number
WJ 300 T459r 2002
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WJ 300 T459r 2002
Author
Thomas, Nicola
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
London, England
Publisher
Bailliere Tindall
Date of Publication
2002
Physical Description
512 p.
ISBN
0702026425
Subjects (MeSH)
Kidney Diseases - nursing
Nephrology Nursing
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Handbook of nutrition and the kidney

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Mitch, William E. (4th ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2002.
Call Number
WJ 39 M679h 2002
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WJ 39 M679h 2002
Author
Mitch, William E
Other Authors
Klahr, Saulo
Edition
4th ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Date of Publication
2002
Physical Description
356 p.
ISBN
0781736447
Subjects (MeSH)
Kidney Diseases - diet therapy - Handbooks
Nutritional Requirements - Handbooks
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
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Nephrology secrets

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[edited by] Donald E. Hricik, R.Tyler Miller, John R. Sedor. (2nd ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Hanley and Belfus , 2003.
Call Number
WJ 18.2 N439 2003
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WJ 18.2 N439 2003
Other Authors
Hricik, Donald E
Miller, R. Tyler
Sedor, John R
Responsibility
[edited by] Donald E. Hricik, R.Tyler Miller, John R. Sedor
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Hanley and Belfus
Date of Publication
2003
Physical Description
323 p.
Series Title
Secrets series
ISBN
1560535024
Subjects (MeSH)
Kidney Diseases - Examination Questions
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
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The kidney : from normal development to congenital disease

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Vize, Peter D. --London, England: Academic Press , 2003.
Call Number
WJ 300 K47 2003
Location
Dickson Building
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WJ 300 K47 2003
Author
Vize, Peter D
Place of Publication
London, England
Publisher
Academic Press
Date of Publication
2003
Physical Description
519 p.
ISBN
0127224416
Subjects (MeSH)
Kidney
Kidney Diseases
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
2
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Comprehensive clinical nephrology

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Johnson, Richard J. (2nd ed.) --Edinburgh, Scotland: Mosby , 2003.
Call Number
WJ 300 C737 2003
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WJ 300 C737 2003
Author
Johnson, Richard J
Other Authors
Feehally, John
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Edinburgh, Scotland
Publisher
Mosby
Date of Publication
2003
Physical Description
1229 p. + 1 CD-ROM
ISBN
9780723432586
Subjects (MeSH)
Nephrology
Kidney Diseases
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
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3 weeks
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The kidney and hypertension

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edited by George Bakris. --London: Taylor & Francis , 2004.
Call Number
WJ 300 K46 2004
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WJ 300 K46 2004
Other Authors
Bakris, George L, 1952-
Responsibility
edited by George Bakris
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Taylor & Francis
Date of Publication
2004
Physical Description
ix, 234 p.
ISBN
9780415371162
0415371163
Subjects (MeSH)
Cardiovascular Diseases - prevention & control
Hypertension - therapy
Kidney Diseases - complications
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
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Principles and practice of dialysis

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Henrich, William L. (3rd ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2004.
Call Number
WJ 378 P957 2004
Location
Dickson Building
Call Number
WJ 378 P957 2004
Author
Henrich, William L
Edition
3rd ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Date of Publication
2004
Physical Description
696 p.
ISBN
0781738814
Subjects (MeSH)
Renal Dialysis
Kidney Failure, Chronic - therapy
Kidney Failure, Chronic - complications
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
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3 weeks
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Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound in Clinical Practice : Liver, Prostate, Pancreas, Kidney and Lymph Nodes

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by Thomas Albrecht, Lars Thorelius, Luigi Solbiati, Luca Cova, Ferdinand Frauscher. --Milan: Springer-Verlag Italia , c2005.
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Online
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Author
Albrecht, Thomas
Other Authors
Thorelius, Lars
Solbiati, Luigi
Cova, Luca
Frauscher, Ferdinand
Responsibility
by Thomas Albrecht, Lars Thorelius, Luigi Solbiati, Luca Cova, Ferdinand Frauscher
Place of Publication
Milan
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Italia
Date of Publication
c2005
ISBN
9788847003576
Subjects (MeSH)
Contrast Media
Subjects (LCSH)
Diagnosis, Ultrasonic
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Transplantation of the liver

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[edited by] Ronald W. Busuttil, Goran B. Klintmalm. (2nd ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Saunders , 2005.
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Spearheaded by two of the world's preeminent experts in liver surgery, the new edition of this landmark masterwork encompasses all of today's best knowledge in the field. It provides detailed discussions of everything from pathophysiology and patient and donor selection...through transplantation anesthesia and full range of operative procedures...to immunosuppression, postoperative care, and ethical issues. The result is an ideal single source for authoritative, up-to-the-minute guidance on eve…
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Busuttil, Ronald W
Klintmalm, Goran B
Responsibility
[edited by] Ronald W. Busuttil, Goran B. Klintmalm
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier Saunders
Date of Publication
2005
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxx, 1485 p.)
ISBN
9781437712964 (electronic bk.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Liver Transplantation
Subjects (LCSH)
Liver - Transplantation
Liver Transplantation
Foie - Greffe
Transplantatie
Lever
Abstract
Spearheaded by two of the world's preeminent experts in liver surgery, the new edition of this landmark masterwork encompasses all of today's best knowledge in the field. It provides detailed discussions of everything from pathophysiology and patient and donor selection...through transplantation anesthesia and full range of operative procedures...to immunosuppression, postoperative care, and ethical issues. The result is an ideal single source for authoritative, up-to-the-minute guidance on every imaginable aspect of liver transplantation. Discusses the background and available management options for each hepatic disease entity. Addresses anesthesia for liver transplantation"oa crucial aspect of successful surgery that is often neglected in other sources. Provides step-by-step descriptions of today's full range of transplantation techniques. Details postoperative care, including intensive Considers the ethical issues involved in using living donors. Delivers pearls and pitfalls that provide important advice from world-renowned experts
Contents
I. General Considerations -- 1.History of Liver and Other Splanchnic Organ Transplantation -- 2.Liver Organ Allocation: The U.S. Model -- 3.Liver Organ Allocation: The Great Britain and European Models -- 4.Hepatic Anatomy -- 5.Hepatic Physiology and Assessment of Hepatic Function -- 6.Molecular Biology of the Liver -- 7.Influence of Liver Transplantation on Liver Surgery -- II. Patient Evaluation: Adult -- 8.Current Indications, Contraindications and Timing for Liver Transplantation -- 9.Transplantation for Viral Hepatitis A & B -- 10.Transplantation for Hepatitis C -- 11.Transplantation for Fulminant Hepatic Failure -- 12.Transplantation for Primary Biliary Cirrhosis -- 13.Transplantation for Sclerosing Cholangitis -- 14.Liver Transplantation for Autoimmune Chronic Active Hepatitis -- 15.Transplantation for Primary Hepatic Malignancy -- 16.Liver Transplantation for Metastatic Hepatic Malignancy -- 17.Liver Transplantation for Hematological Disorders: Hereditary Hemochromatosis, Protophyria, and Coagulation Defects -- 18.Transplantation for Budd-Chiari Syndrome -- 19.Liver Transplantation for Alcoholic Cirrhosis -- 20.Unusual Indications for Liver Transplantation -- III. Patient Evaluation: Pediatric -- 21.General Criteria for Pediatric Transplantation -- 22.Transplantation for Cholestatic Liver Disease -- 23.Transplantation for Biliary Atresia -- 24.Liver Transplantation for Metabolic Disease -- 25.Transplantation for Hepatic Malignancy in Children -- 26.Nutritional Aspects of Pediatric Liver Transplantation -- IV. Special Considerations in Patient Evaluation -- 27.Ethical Decisions in Liver Transplantation -- 28.Psychosocial Assessment of Adult Liver Transplant Recipients -- 29.Pretransplantation Evaluation: Pulmonary, Cardiac, and Renal -- 30.Pretransplantation Infectious Disease Screening for Transplantation Candidates -- 31.Role of the Clinical Nurse Coordinator: Preoperative Care -- 32.Radiologic Evaluation in the Liver Trnaplant Patient -- 33.Monitoring and Care of the Patient Prior to Transplantation -- 34.Nutritional Aspects of Adult Liver Transplantation -- 35.Surgery for Portal Hypertension in the Era of Liver Transplantation -- V. The Operation -- 36.Donor Selection and Management -- 37.The Donor Operation -- 38.Principles of Organ Preservation -- 39.The Recipient Hepatectomy and Grafting -- 40.Anesthesia for Liver Transplantation -- VI. Split and Living Donor Transplantation -- 41.Split Liver Transplantation for the Pediatric and Adult Recipient -- 42.Living Related Liver Transplantation in Pediatric Recipients -- 43.Split Liver Transplantation for Two Adults -- 44.Adult Living Donor and Recipient Evaluation and Selection -- 45.Adult Living Donor Hepatectomy and Recipient Operation -- 46.Imaging Techniques in Living Donor Transplantation -- 47.Outcomes in Living Donor Transplantation -- VII. Unusual Operative Problems -- 48.Venous Anomalies Including Protal Vein Thrombosis and Prior Portosystemic Shunts -- 49.Liver Transplantation and Situs Inversus -- 50.Retransplantation -- 51.Clinical Management of Necrotic Liver During Transplantation Surgery -- 52.Transplantation of the Liver With Digestive Organs -- 53.Combined Liver-Kidney Transplantation -- 54.Auxiliary Transplants -- VIII. Postoperative Care -- 55.Postoperative Intensive Care Management -- 56.Postoperative Intensive Care Management: Children -- 57.Postoperative Care Management: Adults -- 58.Postoperative Care Management: Children -- 59.Renal Failure in the Adult Transplant Recipient -- 60.Graft Failure: Cause, Etiology, Recognition and Treatment -- 61.Technical Problems: Biliary -- 62.Technical Problems: Vascular -- 63.Infections After Liver Transplantation -- 64.Late Onset Complications and Recurrent Non-Malignant Disease -- 65.Neuropsychiatric Outcomes in Liver Transplantation -- 66.Transplantation of the Liver: Postoperative Neurological Disorders and Prognosis -- 67.Role of the Posttransplantation Coordinator -- IX. Liver Transplant Pathology -- 68.Histological Patterns of Rejection and Other Causes of Liver Dysfunction -- 69.Pathology of Recurrence of Non-Neoplastic Disease After Liver Transplantation -- 70.Posttransplantation De Novo Malignancies -- X. Immunology of Liver Transplantation -- 71.Rejection After Transplantation -- 72.Cell Migration, Chimerism, and Graft Acceptance, With Particular Reference To the Liver -- 73.ABO, Tissue Typing, and Crossmatching Incompatibility in Liver Transplantation -- XI. Immunosuppression -- 74.Induction and Maintenance of Immunosuppression -- 75.Special Considerations for Pediatric Immunosuppression After Liver Transplantation -- 76.Treatment of Acute and Chronic Rejection -- 77.New Immunosuppressive Drugs -- XII. Survival and Results -- 78.Preoperative Predictors of Outcome in Liver Transplantation: Models for Defining High-Risk Recipients -- 79.Overall National Results of Liver Transplantation Between 1987 and 2000 -- 80.Long-Term Functional Recovery and Quality of Life -- 81.Results: Survival and Quality of Life After Orthotopic Liver Transplantation in Children -- XIII. Future Developments in Liver Transplantation -- 82.Gene Therapy in Transplantation -- 83.Xenotransplantation -- 84.Hepatocyte Transplantation -- 85.New Approaches in Immunosuppression -- 86.Ischemia Reperfusion Injury of the Liver -- 87.Extracorporeal Xenogeneic Liver Support -- 88.Development of Bio Artificial Liver
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Clinical physiology : an examination primer

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Banerjee, Ashis. --Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press , 2005.
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Author
Banerjee, Ashis
Place of Publication
Cambridge, UK
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Date of Publication
2005
Physical Description
363 p.
ISBN
6610223661
Subjects (MeSH)
Physiological Phenomena
Contents
Cover -- Half-title -- Title -- Copyright -- Table of Contents -- Preface -- 1 Cell physiology -- Introduction -- Cell membrane -- Structure of cell membranes -- Membrane proteins -- Classification of cell membrane receptors -- Intercellular junctions -- Types of intercellular junctions -- Cell adhesion molecules -- Cell membrane transport -- Classification of transport mechanisms -- Ion channels -- Subcellular organelles -- Nucleus -- Endoplasmic reticulum -- Golgi apparatus -- Mitochondria -- Lysosomes -- Peroxisomes (microbodies) -- Cytoskeleton -- Cell polarity -- Bibliography -- Recommended Further reading -- 2 Water and electrolyte balance -- Water balance -- Mechanisms of water homeostasis -- Osmolality and tonicity -- Components of extracellular fluid -- Water reabsorption -- Properties of arginine vasopressin (antidiuretic hormone; ADH) -- Sodium -- Physiological role of sodium -- Sodium homeostasis -- Potassium -- Functions of potassium -- Potassium balance -- Magnesium -- Functions of magnesium -- Hypomagnesaemia -- Bibliography -- 3 Acid...base balance -- Introduction -- The pH scale -- Bronsted...Lowry definitions -- Factors affecting body acid...base balance -- Buffers -- A scheme for the assessment and management of acid...base abnormalities -- Bibliography -- 4 Renal physiology -- Introduction to renal structure -- Functional components of the kidneys -- Functions of the kidney -- Excretory and regulatory -- Metabolic -- Endocrine -- The renal circulation -- Effects of renal circulation on urine production -- Autoregulation -- Processes involved in urine production -- Glomerular filtration -- Tubular function -- Natriuretic peptides -- Glomerular balance -- Loop of Henle -- Renal function tests -- Tests of glomerular filtration -- Tests of renal tubular function -- Renal blood flow measurement -- Diuretics -- Classes of diuretics -- Micturition -- Micturition cycle -- Urodynamic assessment of micturition -- Bibliography -- 5 Temperature regulation -- Introduction -- Thermoregulatory mechanism -- Mechanisms of heat loss to the environment -- Heat response -- Cold response -- Heat production -- Sources of body heat production -- Measurement of body heat production -- Hypothermia -- Effects of hypothermia -- Fever -- Pathogenesis of fever -- 6 Cardiovascular system -- Introduction -- The fetal circulation -- Control of blood volume -- Blood volume control mechanism -- Effects of blood loss -- Blood pressure -- Factors regulating blood pressure -- Valsalva manoeuvre -- Measurement of arterial blood pressure -- Renin...angiotensin mechanism -- Pathway for renin...angiotensin mechanism -- Effects of angiotensin II -- Pharmacological manipulation of the renin...angiotensin mechanism -- Cardiac output -- Determinants of cardiac output -- Meas
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A clinical guide to inherited metabolic diseases

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Clarke, Joe T. R. (3rd ed.) --Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press , 2005.
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Clarke, Joe T. R
Edition
3rd ed.
Place of Publication
Cambridge, UK
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Date of Publication
2005
Physical Description
338 p.
ISBN
9786610284177
Subjects (MeSH)
Metabolism, Inborn Errors
Metabolic Diseases
Contents
Cover -- Half-title -- Title -- Copyright -- Table of Contents -- Reviews of first edition -- Reviews of second edition -- List of tables -- List of figures -- Preface -- 1 General principles -- Introduction -- Some general metabolic concepts -- Disease results from point defects in metabolism -- Accumulation of substrate -- Accumulation of a normally minor metabolite -- Deficiency of product -- Secondary metabolic phenomena -- Inborn errors of metabolism are inherited -- Autosomal recessive disorders -- X-linked recessive disorders -- Autosomal dominant disorders -- Mitochondrial inheritance -- Inherited metabolic diseases may present at any age -- Three sources of diagnostic confusion -- Confusion with common acquired conditions -- Confusion caused by association with intercurrent illness -- Confusion arising from genetic heterogeneity -- Congenital malformations and inborn errors of metabolism -- The internet is particularly important -- Suggested Reading -- 2 Neurologic syndrome -- Chronic encephalopathy - without non-neural involvement -- Gray matter disease (poliodystrophy) -- Psychomotor retardation or dementia -- Seizures -- White matter disease (leukodystrophy) -- Chronic encephalopathy - with non-neural tissue involvement -- Acute encephalopathy -- Hyperammonemia -- Leucine encephalopathy (maple syrup urine disease ...MSUD) -- Reye-like acute encephalopathy (fatty acid oxidation defects) -- Acute encephalopathy with metabolic acidosis -- Hypoglycemia -- Stroke -- Movement disorder -- Ataxia -- Choreoathetosis and dystonia -- Parkinsonism -- Myopathy -- Acute intermittent muscle weakness -- Progressive muscle weakness -- Myoglobinuria (myophosphorylase deficiency phenotype) -- Myoglobinuria (CPT II deficiency phenotype) -- Myopathy as a manifestation of multisystem disease (mitochondrial myopathies) -- Autonomic dysfunction -- Psychiatric problems -- Suggested Reading -- 3 Metabolic acidosis -- Buffers, ventilation, and the kidney -- Is the metabolic acidosis the result of abnormal losses of bicarbonate or accumulation of acid? -- Metabolic acidosis caused by abnormal bicarbonate losses -- Metabolic acidosis resulting from accumulation of organic anion -- Lactic acidosis -- Pyruvate accumulation -- PDH deficiency -- PC deficiency -- Multiple carboxylase deficiency -- NADH accumulation -- Ketoacidosis -- Mitochondrial acetoacetyl-CoA thiolase deficiency ( ketothiolase deficiency) -- Succinyl-CoA:3-ketoacid CoA transferase (SCOT) deficiency -- Organic aciduria -- Methylmalonic acidemia (MMA) -- 3-Hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-CoA (HMG-CoA)lyase deficiency -- Glutaric aciduria -- Dicarboxylic aciduria -- Ethylmalonic aciduria -- D-Lactic acidosis -- Adventitious organic aciduria -- Suggested Reading -- 4 Hepatic syndrome -- Jaundice -- Unconjugated hyperbilirubinemia -- Conjugated hyperbilirubinemia -- Hepatomegaly -- Hypoglycemia -- Ways to increase glucose production -- Ways to decrease peripheral glucose utilization -- An approach to the differential
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