Clancy S Howard

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BACKGROUND Severe acute kidney injury (AKI) that requires dialytic support, a relatively uncommon complication in severely burned adults, is associated with a substantially increased mortality rate. It is not known whether milder forms of AKI have prognostic importance in burns. METHODS We performed an observational cohort analysis of consecutive patients(More)
As the prevalence of chronic liver disease and chronic kidney disease (CKD) increase, clinicians are likely to be increasingly faced with difficult diagnostic, treatment, and ethical challenges when facing both of these diseases in a single patient. Alterations in creatinine formation and elimination in cirrhotic patients render creatinine-based estimates(More)
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