Dr Ro, has treated kidney patients for over 40 years. He is a recognized expert, with over 100 publications, including many on when to start dialysis. Dr Rosansky started the kidney program at the VA Hospital in Columbia SC. He retired from the VA and the University of South Carolina School of Medicine and School of Public Health, where he was a Clinical Professor.
"This book is a must read for the almost 10% of the world's population who are labelled as suffering from chronic kidney disease". William Clark MD, Professor of Medicine and Nephrology, University of Western Ontario, Ontario, Canada "Not surprisingly, being told you have a kidney disease can be frightening and confusing. Never fear - help is at hand. Dr Rosansky's lifetime of experience helping patients with kidney disease has gone into this excellent book. 'Dr Ro' knows what he's talking about and isn't afraid to challenge the status quo when he thinks patients are getting a bad deal."Hugh Rayner-consultant nephrologist, Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust "In this book, a recognized authority provides comprehensive and understandable information which should be required reading for all kidney patients." Robert Steiner MD, Co-Director of Transplant Nephrology, Medical Director, Kidney & Pancreas Transplantation Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Diego "This book is chock -full of information and advice written in easily understandable language. Dr. Ro's Pearls are a highlight of the 11 Chapters." Richard Glassock MD, Master American College of Physicians, Professor Emeritus, Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, Calif