When blood and kidney functions are normal, they replenish and renew our well-being daily. And happily, we barely notice. But when their function is compromised, a cascade of problems is triggered in this finely balanced system. Knowing why and how this happens is vitally important. It is also one of our bodies' extraordinary stories.
This book, the third in the InVision Guide series, shines a spotlight on the intimate relationship between two unsung heroes—your kidneys and blood, revealing:
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Alexander Tsiaras, founder and CEO of Anatomical Travelogue, Inc., has more than twenty years of experience in the worlds of medicine, research, and art, and has won world recognition as a photojournalist, artist, and writer. His work has been featured on numerous television programs and on the covers of Life, Time, The New York Times Magazine, Smithsonian, and many other magazines. He is the author of From Conception to Birth: A Life Unfolds, The Architecture and Design of Man and Woman: The Marvel of the Human Body, Revealed, and The InVision Guide to a Healthy Heart. Mr. Tsiaras lives in New York City.Review:
“Anatomical Travelogue has blended an extraordinary compilation of biomedical science and art that will educate both the novice and expert.” ( Carrie Phillips, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Medicine and Renal Pathology, Indiana University School of Medicine)
“This magnificently portrays the formation of blood and its relationship to the kidney....truly enlightening and useful to both patients and medical professionals alike.” ( Peter Marks, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Medicine, Hematology, Yale University)
“‘Dazzling’ is the word that comes to mind....Every kidney patient needs to see and learn from this book.” ( Leslie Spry, M.D., FACP, FASN, Lincoln Nephrology and Hypertension, Spokesperson for the National Kidney Foundation)
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Descrizione libro WmMorrowPB, 2008. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110060879106
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