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Positive results for recAP in sepsis patients with acute kidney injury.- AM Pharma. B.V.

AM Pharma B.V., a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of recombinant human Alkaline Phosphatase (recAP) for inflammatory diseases, announced...

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Late Breaking Clinical Trials from ERA-EDTA

Latest breaking clinical trial information from the 54th European Renal Association & European Dialysis and Transplant Association (ERA-EDTA) Congress, Madrid, 3-6 June, 2017

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Diagnosis and management of acute kidney injury in patients with cirrhosis: Revised consensus recommendations of the International Club of Ascites.

Acute renal failure (ARF) is a common complication in patients with decompensated cirrhosis. The traditional diagnostic criteria of renal failure in these patients were proposed in 1996...

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Acute kidney injury: Prevention, detection and management of acute kidney injury up to the point of renal replacement therapy

This guideline emphasises early intervention and stresses the importance of risk assessment and prevention, early recognition and treatment. It is...

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KDIGO Clinical Practice Guideline for Acute Kidney Injury

The guideline contains chapters on definition, risk assessment, evaluation, prevention, and treatment. Definition and staging of AKI are based on...

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Comparative efficacy of drugs for preventing acute kidney injury after cardiac surgery: A network meta-analysis.

Acute kidney injury (AKI) occurs frequently after cardiac surgery and has been associated with increased hospital length of stay, mortality, and costs.

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Causal relationship between hypoalbuminemia and acute kidney injury.

Our meta-analysis published in 2010 provided evidence that low levels of serum albumin (hypoalbuminemia) are a significant independent predictor of acute kidney injury (AKI) and death following AKI.

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Fluid management in sepsis: The potential beneficial effects of albumin

Fluid administration is a key intervention in hemodynamic resuscitation. Timely expansion (or restoration) of plasma volume may prevent tissue hypoxia and help to preserve organ function.

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