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Top studies on AKI

May 18, 2018
In the Journals

Study links poor functional status with 1-year mortality in elderly patients with ESRD

May 18, 2018
Poor functional kidney status among elderly patients with end-stage renal disease was associated with higher odds of central venous catheter use and initiating…
In the Journals

Study finds AKI independently associated with increased risk of CV events

May 17, 2018
According to a study in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, acute kidney injury in hospitalized adults was independently linked with a greater…
In the Journals

Findings link early postoperative acetaminophen exposure with lower AKI rate in pediatric patients

May 17, 2018
Among pediatric patients who undergo cardiac surgery, early postoperative acetaminophen exposure may be associated with a lower rate of acute kidney injury, according a…
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CME

HIV Curbside Consults – Volume II: HIV Treatment in Patients with Comorbidities

This activity is supported by an educational grant from ViiV Healthcare.

In this case-based video, Eric S. Daar, MD and Paul E. Sax, MD discuss the management of an older man with long-term…
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Original Research-QualitativeOpen Access

A Linguistic Analysis of Health Literacy Demands of Chronic Kidney Disease Patient Education Materials

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Winter 2018, Volume 2 Issue 1
Instruments to assess the quality and comprehensibility of printed patient education materials may lack proper…
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CME CNE CE CPE

Preventing Medical Errors for Clinical Health Professionals

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This educational monograph addresses the identification, reporting, monitoring and reduction of medical error. It is…
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