Acute Kidney Injury

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Soft drink consumption during, after exercise in heat leads to AKI

Soft drink consumption during, after exercise in heat leads to AKI
January 21, 2019

Contrast material for CT scan does not increase risk for AKI

December 28, 2018
Patients undergoing or about to undergo general surgical procedures can have better CT scan quality from intravenous contrast material with no increased risk for acute…

Kidneys from deceased AKI donors not linked with greater rates of all-cause graft failure

December 14, 2018
The use of donor AKI kidneys is not associated with reduced allograft survival and does not adversely affect post-transplant outcomes beyond the first year, according to…
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Study presents new information for AKI patients’ renal recovery

December 11, 2018
SAN DIEGO — Research presented at ASN Kidney Week showed that stratified data observing AKI risk factors can allow doctors to better predict RRT as well as renal…
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CME CE CNE

Pain Management Update

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This course is designed to provide healthcare professionals with information on pain including the physiology and types…
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Special Issue Article

Acute Kidney Injury in Hospitalized Pediatric Patients

Pediatric Annals, July 2018, Volume 47 Issue 7
Acute kidney injury (AKI) is pervasive, affecting a significant proportion of critically ill and noncritically ill…
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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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