Nephrology is a branch of Internal Medicine.
The Nephrology department at Our Hospitals comprises of 2 related units:
The consultations for Nephrology, hypertension, and Vascular Risks.
The hospitalisation section.
These include the majority of fields, except for peritoneal dialysis and renal transplants.
This department is responsable for:
The prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases linked to the kidneys and the urinary tract, hydroelectrolytic alterations, and the acid-base equilibrium.
The prevention, diagnosis and treatment of arterial hypertension, and vasular risk factors (especially the detection and treatment of secondary and refractive arterial hypertension.