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Research & Reviews  9,481 results

Atypical haemolytic uraemic syndrome: a case of rare genetic mutation.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-244190
BMJ Case Reports; Sangeetha G, Jayaraj J et. al.

Aug 1st, 2021 - Complement-mediated kidney disease has been an evolving area in the field of nephrology. Atypical haemolytic uraemic syndrome (aHUS) is a rare thrombotic microangiopathy that affects multiple organs, particularly kidneys. The disease is characteri...

Hyperchloremia and Postoperative Acute Kidney Injury in Adult Cardiac Patients: A Prope...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jvca.2021.07.008
Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia; Hinoue T, Nahara I et. al.

Aug 1st, 2021 - Hyperchloremia is a potential risk factor for acute kidney injury (AKI) in critically ill patients. However, the relationship between hyperchloremia and postoperative AKI in adult patients undergoing cardiovascular surgery with cardiopulmonary byp...

Acute kidney injury and hepatorenal syndrome in cirrhosis.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8311533
World Journal of Gastroenterology; Gupta K, Bhurwal A et. al.

Jul 31st, 2021 - Acute kidney injury (AKI) in cirrhosis, including hepatorenal syndrome (HRS), is a common and serious complication in cirrhotic patients, leading to significant morbidity and mortality. AKI is separated into two categories, non-HRS AKI and HRS-AKI...

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Guidelines  14 results

Harmonizing acute and chronic kidney disease definition and classification: report of a...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.kint.2021.06.028
Kidney International; Lameire N, Levin A et. al.

Jul 13th, 2021 - Kidney disease is an important public health problem. Both acute kidney injury (AKI) and chronic kidney disease have been well defined and classified, leading to improved research efforts and subsequent management strategies and recommendations. F...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Renal Failure.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2021.02.019
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Wong-You-Cheong JJ et. al.

May 8th, 2021 - Renal failure can be divided into acute kidney injury and chronic kidney disease. Both are common and result in increased patient morbidity and mortality. The etiology is multifactorial and differentiation of acute kidney injury from chronic kidne...

KDIGO Controversies Conference on onco-nephrology: kidney disease in hematological mali...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.kint.2020.07.012
Kidney International; Małyszko J, Bamias A et. al.

Dec 6th, 2020 - The bidirectional relationship between cancer and chronic kidney disease (CKD) is complex. Patients with cancer, particularly those with hematological malignancies such as multiple myeloma and lymphoma, are at increased risk of developing acute ki...

Use of Intravenous Gadolinium-based Contrast Media in Patients with Kidney Disease: Con...
https://doi.org/10.1148/radiol.2020202903
Radiology Weinreb JC, Rodby RA et. al.

Nov 11th, 2020 - Inaugural consensus statements were developed and endorsed by the American College of Radiology (ACR) and the National Kidney Foundation to improve and standardize the care of patients with kidney disease who have indication(s) to receive ACR-desi...

Controversies in acute kidney injury: conclusions from a Kidney Disease: Improving Glob...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.kint.2020.04.020
Kidney International; Ostermann M, Bellomo R et. al.

Jul 28th, 2020 - In 2012, Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) published a guideline on the classification and management of acute kidney injury (AKI). The guideline was derived from evidence available through February 2011. Since then, new evidence h...

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Drugs  12 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  296 results

The Effect of Loop Diuretics on Severity and Outcome of Acute Kidney Injury
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01275729

Apr 15th, 2020 - AKI is a very common disease in the setting of critical illness and carries an extremely high morbidity and mortality rate (over 50%). Currently there are no FDA approved therapeutic agents for the treatment of AKI. There is limited prospective ev...

Biochemical Effects of Remote Ischemic Pre-Conditioning on Contrast-induced Acute Kidney Injury
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03236441

Apr 6th, 2020 - The BRICK study is a prospective, double-blind, sham-controlled, randomized clinical trial in patients with non-ST elevation myocardial infarction and unstable angina undergoing cardiac catheterization and percutaneous coronary intervention who ar...

Population Pharmacokinetics of Antibiotics in Critically Ill Children (POPSICLE)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03248349

Mar 13th, 2020 - Approximately one third of all critically ill children develop infectious disease related complications. Mortality due to infections can be as high as 30-45%. In up to 41% of adult critically ill patients antimicrobial dosing recommendations are i...

Influence of Elevated Baseline Serum Creatinine and Body Composition on Acute Kidney Injury in Cardiac Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02598271

Feb 19th, 2020 - Acute kidney injury (AKI) is an infrequent but major and well - recognized complication of cardiac surgery (1, 2). Its incidence ranges from 1 to 30% (3). Numerous pre-, intra-, and postoperative factors have been associated with the development o...

Biomarker-guided Implementation of the AKI Bundle
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03244514

Feb 19th, 2020 - There is no specific therapy for acute kidney injury. It is presumed that supportive measures improve the care and outcome of patients with acute kidney injury. The investigators hypothesize that the implementation of a bundle of supportive measur...

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News  563 results

Chronic Anticoagulation Fails to Lower AKI Risk in COVID-19 Patients
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/954487

Jul 9th, 2021 - Takeaway Chronic anticoagulation does not reduce the risk of acute kidney injury (AKI) and its severity, including the need for renal replacement therapy (RRT) in hospitalised patients with COVID-19. Why this matters Findings suggest that renal mi...

Local Warming
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/952983

Jun 14th, 2021 - The patient, a methamphetamine user, is found in a parking lot, rolling on the ground, completely disoriented. Transported to the ER, he is febrile to 102, hypotensive, and in mild MOSF. His WBC is 42,000 Death as a consequence of methamphetamine ...

Is Potentially Inappropriate Prescribing Common in Chronic Kidney Disease?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/950620

May 6th, 2021 - Potentially inappropriate prescribing is common in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) in primary care, according to a new retrospective Scottish population-based analysis. High-risk prescribing in CKD contributes to adverse drug reactions ...

Half of Patients in Hospital for COVID-19 Get Acute Kidney Injury
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/950008

Apr 27th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a frequent complication among patients hospitalized for COVID-19, with incidence rates of 39% and 52% in two independ...

Cellular Therapy Shows Promise for COVID-19-Related Inflammatory Syndrome in Kids
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949903

Apr 26th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Two children severely ill with COVID-19-related multisystem inflammatory syndrome (MIS-C) showed significant improvement within 24 hours of receiving remestemcel-L, an investigational cellular therapy being developed by...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →