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Editor’s Pick: Urgent Start Peritoneal Dialysis: A Viable Option for Acute and Chronic Kidney Failure

Editor’s Pick: Urgent Start Peritoneal Dialysis: A Viable Option for Acute and Chronic Kidney Failure

European Medical Journal April 5, 2016 at 8:56 AM 0 comments

In this edition’s Editor’s Pick, Ponce et al. tackle the various complexities of urgent-start peritoneal dialysis in both acute and chronic kidney failure in light of the current use of haemodialysis, extending their study beyond the controversies and limitations of its use. This in-depth review focusses on the available evidenceRead More

Acute Kidney Injury – An Update

Acute Kidney Injury – An Update

Nephrology July 14, 2015 at 9:42 AM 0 comments

Matt Varrier, Richard Fisher, *Marlies Ostermann Department of Critical Care & Nephrology, Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Hospital, London, UK *Correspondence to Marlies.Ostermann@gstt.nhs.uk Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 05.02.15 Accepted: 16.04.15 Citation: EMJ Nephrol. 2015;3[1]:75-82. Abstract The syndrome of acute kidney injury (AKI) occursRead More