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Acute Kidney Injury - revision notes by Dr Tunde Abdulsalam

Definition

Acute kidney injury (AKI) is defined as a sudden dysfunction of the kidney occurring within 7 days, which may result in elevated blood urea, creatinine and/or oliguria. 212 more words

AKI

Meet the future of dialysis!

For many years, the healthcare industry has doubled its efforts to offer better treatments to patients with an end-stage renal disease (ESRD). Joe Cosgrove knows that this hard work has helped millions of patients who probably wouldn’t have survived if it wasn’t because they had the chance to receive dialysis treatment. 795 more words

Medical

And the best is yet to come

In March this year, Construyendo Futuro interviewed a strong girl undergoing dialysis at Diaverum Santa Fe, who still did not stop dancing in the Cabo parades of Sauce/ Argentina. 764 more words

Improving Quality Of Life

Atrial fibrillation and risks of cardiovascular disease, renal disease, and death: systematic review and meta-analysis

Objective To quantify the association between atrial fibrillation and cardiovascular disease, renal disease, and death.

Design Systematic review and meta-analysis.

Data sources Medline and Embase. 204 more words

Systematic Review

Kidney Disease In Pets

Kidney (or Renal) disease or failure are general terms used to describe problems with the kidneys and their ability to function properly. Kidney disease is one of the most common problems that vets see in pets. 1,622 more words

Dogs

An approach to Acute Kidney Injury - The Kidney 7

The recognition of sepsis, with the introduction of sepsis care bundles – most notably the “Sepsis 6” – together with widespread sepsis education has led to a… 1,013 more words

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