2008 - Intensive and less-intensive renal replacement therapy did not differ for death or kidney function in critically ill patients
- Survival in 200 patients treated by haemodialysis and renal transplantation. Henari, F.Z.; Gower, P.E.; Curtis, J.R.; Eastwood, J.B.; Phillips, M.E.; Greatbatch, M.L.; Williams, G.B.; Gordon, E.M.; Boyd, P.J.R.; Stubbs, R.K.T.; de Wardener, H.E. // British Medical Journal;2/12/1977, Vol. 1 Issue 6058, p409
Analyzes the survival of patients with renal failure treated by maintenance hemodialysis and renal transplantation in London, England. Interrelation between survival and age; Evaluation on the dialysis techniques used in patients; Reduction of protein intake as part of conservative treatment.
- Advantage of CRRT vs IHD Remains Difficult to Demonstrate. // Kidney;Jul/Aug98, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p154
Presents a summary of the article 'Intermittent Versus Continuous Treatment for Acute Renal Failure: Where Do We Stand?,' by E.F.H. van Bommel and H.H. Ponssen published in 'American Journal of Kidney Diseases.'
- Xenotransplantation of the kidney: a pediatric perspective. Platt, J. L. // Pediatric Nephrology;1999, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p966
The major factor limiting the application of allotransplantation for the treatment of renal failure is a severe shortage of donor organs. One approach to overcoming this limitation is the use of kidneys from animals for clinical transplantation, that is xenotransplantation. Although of interest...
- 325. Recovery of renal function poorer with hemodiafiltration strategy. Pettila, V.; Tiula, E. // Kidney;May/Jun2002, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p106
Deals with a study which examined intermittent hemodiafiltration in acute renal failure in critically ill patients. Methodology; Results; Conclusion.
- Data May Help Clarify CRRT Role in AKI. CHARNOW, JODY A. // Renal & Urology News;Sep2013, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p1
The article reports that the two studies on continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT) may help in gaining more knowledge regarding the role of CRRT in the treatment of acute kidney injury (AKI) patients.
- Dialysis for surgical acute renal failure. Davison, Alex M. // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine (Supplement);Jul1996, Vol. 89 Issue 29, p17
The article examines the application of hemodialysis as part of a management regimen for acute renal failure. The most common causes of acute renal failure are the reduction of renal perfusion from diminished intravascular volume, toxic causes from sepsis and nephrotoxic drugs and pre-existing...
- Acute Renal Replacement Therapy. Jörres, Achim; van Biesen, Wim; Davenport, Andrew; Oppert, Michael // International Journal of Nephrology;2011, p1
The article discusses various papers published in this issue including one by K. Yong et al. on changes in the classification of acute kidney injury (AKI), one by N. Ansari on the use of peritoneal dialysis and one by F. Mariano et al. on the limits of citrate anticoagulation.
- Acute kidney injury. Patschan, Daniel; Müller, Gerhard Anton // Journal of Injury & Violence Research;Jan2015, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p19
Acute kidney injury is a frequent and serious complication in hospitalized patients. Mortality rates have not substantially been decreased during the last 20 years. In most patients AKI results from transient renal hypoperfusion or ischemia. The consequences include tubular cell ...
- Renal allograft pyelonephritis and fungemia due to Candida krusei. Westervelt, Justin D.; Foster, Kirk W.; Miles, Clifford D. // Clinical Kidney Journal;Feb2014, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p79
The article presents a case study of a 61-year-old woman who was admitted for acute renal failure and fever for 6 weeks after receiving her kidney transplant. The patient has underwent a post-operative course and her admission laboratory examination reveals an acute kidney injury. The patient's...