This is an indispensable book, for all healthcare professionals practicing or in training in the care of kidney transplant patients. It encompasses topics from the most basic sciences to the latest clinical trials and most current managements, in a concise and clear manner.
• This time saving format allows you to access the information efficiently whilst still being up to date.
• High-yield, comprehensive coverage on the embryology, anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, immunology, pathology, surgical and medical care of kidney transplant patients, including access surgery for end stage renal disease patients, and procurement surgery.
• It covers the latest topics on organ donor assessment, evaluating recipients and living donors, induction protocols, different maintenance regimens, tolerance trials, blood group incompatible kidney transplants, the utilization of hepatitis B / C donor kidneys, rejections, increased risk donations and many more topics.