This book covers the whole range of infections that patients at all stages of renal disease may encounter for example acute renal failure, chronic renal failure, nephrotic syndrome, glomerulonephritis, vasculitis, peritoneal dialysis, haemodialysis and transplantation. The diabetic with renal disease merits a separate chapter. As far as is possible a clinical chapter is balanced by a chapter dealing with pathophysiology.^NL The book is divided in to three sections: 1)Basic Mechanisms, 2)Infectious complications of common ...

The Infectious Complications of Renal Disease 2003, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780192632944