Acute Kidney Injury

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationSurgical Critical Care and Emergency Surgery
Subtitle of host publicationClinical Questions and Answers
Number of pages9
ISBN (Electronic)9781118274231
ISBN (Print)9780470654613
StatePublished - Apr 25 2012
Externally publishedYes


  • AKI from traumatic rhabdomyolysis, fluid replacement with saline
  • Acute kidney injury (AKI)
  • Anuria lasting eight hours, not part of AKI grading, RIFLE criteria
  • Contrast-induced nephropathy prevention, and low osmolality contrast
  • Fenoldopam in patients with AKI, decrease in mean arterial pressure
  • Modified RIFLE criteria, for staging AKI
  • Normalized ratio from warfarin, not indicated in dialysis
  • Obstructive uropathy, with exception of renal arteriography
  • Renal arteriography for stenosis, not part of initial workup
  • Urinary sodium of 12 mEq/L, not consistent with acute tubular necrosis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nursing(all)

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