The treatment of hypertension has become the most important intervention in the management of all forms of chronic kidney disease. Chronic Kidney Disease and Hypertension is a current, concise, and practical guide to the identification, treatment and management of hypertension in patients with chronic kidney disease. In depth chapters discuss many relevant clinical questions and the future of treatment through medications and or novel new devices.
Written by expert authors, Chronic Kidney Disease and Hypertension provides an up-to-date perspective on management and treatment and how it may re-shape practice approaches tomorrow.
Matthew R. Weir, MD
Professor and Director, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Edgar V. Lerma, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine, Section of Nephrology, Christ Medical Center, University of Illinois at Chicago/Advocate, Oak Lawn, IL, USA
Ch. 1: Changes in Guideline Trends and Applications in Practice: JNC 2013 and the future
George L. Bakris
Ch. 2: Central BP monitoring, Home BP Monitoring, Ambulatory BP Monitoring in CKD
Debbie L. Cohen
Raymond R. Townsend
Ch. 3: Resistant hypertension in patients with chronic kidney disease
Sudhir R. Naik
C. Venkata S. Ram
Ch. 4: Neurogenic Factors In Hypertension Associated With Chronic Kidney Disease
Vito M. Campese
Ch. 5: Novel Molecules
Valeria Lourdes Vukelic
Ch. 6: Dual Inhibitors: RAAS Blockers/Combination Therapies: What Do All These Trials Mean?
Domenic A. Sica
Ch. 7: Renal Sympathetic Denervation
Markus P. Schlaich
Ch. 8: Novel baroreceptor activation therapy
Peter W. de Leeuw
Abraham A. Kroon
Ch. 9: Blood Pressure Vaccines
Ch. 10: Masked Hypertension: Does it Lead to CVD or CKD?
F. Wilford Germino
Ch. 11: White Coat Hypertension- Do We Really Understand It Now?
Luis M. Ruilope
Ch. 12: Uric Acid And Hypertension - Is There Really A Link?
Richard J. Johnson
Ch. 13: Preeclampsia: Angiogenic factors, blood pressure, and the kidney
Frank T. Spradley
Eric Matthew George
Ana Carolina Palei
Junie Paula Warrington
Joey P. Granger
Ch.14: Inflammation and Hypertension
Ch. 15: Genome-Wide Association Studies (Gwas) Of Blood Pressure In Different Populations
Theodore A. Kotchen
Ch. 16: Endocrine Hypertension and Chronic Kidney Disease
Christian A. Koch
Ch. 17: Hypertension in Children with Chronic Kidney Disease
Douglas L. Blowey
Bradley A. Warady
Ch. 18: Obesity/OSA/Metabolic syndrome in pts with CKD and hypertension-the missing link
Luminita VoroneanuAdrian C. Covic