Regarded as the “go-to” book for those seeking certification and recertification in nephrology with the American Board of
Internal Medicine, Nephrology and Hypertension Board Review prepares you for success on the nephrology board
exam. The fully updated second edition proportionally covers all topics listed in the blueprint for the exam, using a
concise outline format, numerous illustrations, and many new features that promote high-yield studying and effective
retention of complex material. Board-type questions in every chapter provide ample opportunity to practice and help you
identify areas for further study.
Includes new and updated content you will see on the exam, such as continuous renal replacement therapy,
peritoneal dialysis, kidney transplantation, hypertension, glomerular diseases, acid-base and electrolyte
disturbances, and much more.
Contains new features throughout: more tables and figures in every chapter to consolidate difficult concepts and
facilitate learning; an invited essay giving a glimpse into the exciting future of nephrology; a new appendix on complex
calculations, facts, protocols, and formulas; new contributors who provide expert, fresh insights to your study and
review; and improved text organization and wording for both visual and audio learning .
Incorporates recent changes in the treatment of chronic diseases and new medical findings, including management
guidelines for hypertension, glomerular diseases, and complications of chronic kidney diseases, new medications,
and updated practices in transplant nephrology.
Contains hundreds of full-color photographs, illustrations, and tables that provide visual reinforcement and simplify
retention of complex information.