Acclaimed nutrition text written by physicians with nutrition expertise for practicing clinicians. It is evidence-based nutrition therapy across the full expanse of health and disease. New data from hundreds of studies is included in this edition along with enhanced coverage of controversial topics. Also, includes an interactive eBook edition.
This book covers the science behind the various types of dialysis, treatment options facing people with renal failure, needed foods, fluid, and dietary changes, medication options, and strategies to help patients thrive on hemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis. Thorough and interesting!