Acute Kidney Injury

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Hemodialysis for children with AKI has increased despite high 30-day mortality risk

August 27, 2019
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Plasma uric acid levels not associated with AKI or subsequent mortality

August 14, 2019
Higher plasma uric acid levels were not associated with increased risk for acute kidney injury in patients admitted to the ICU, nor did such levels contribute to adverse…
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Nephritis, clinical trials top list of childhood lupus research priorities

July 17, 2019
Nephritis, clinical trials and biomarkers rank highest among research priorities related to childhood-onset systematic lupus erythematosus, according to a survey of…
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AI machine-learning tool may help predict risk for burn-related AKI

July 16, 2019
A tool that uses artificial intelligence and a machine learning algorithm enhanced the performance of existing tests for predicting acute kidney injury in certain…
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Preventing Medical Errors for Clinical Health Professionals

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Discussing end of life issues and palliative care options with patients who have life-limiting illnesses is…
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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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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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