June 28, 2023
Practices for potential prevention and early recognition of acute kidney injuryAcute kidney injury (AKI), a sudden reduction in kidney function, is associated with a high rate of prolonged hospitalization, in-hospital mortality and increased expenses for hospitals. Many studies have found that AKI is widely preventable.
November 04, 2022
Antimicrobial Stewardship May Help Address Hospital-Acquired AKI and C. difficile InfectionFighting underlying infections in critically ill or septic patients requires appropriate use of antimicrobials—however, antimicrobials also may exacerbate risk of AKI, C. diff infection, neurotoxicity, or any of a host of potential complications.
March 16, 2022
Acute Kidney Injury is a Frequent Complication of COVID-19Acute Kidney Injury is a Frequent Complication of COVID-19