Kristin K. Saenz

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INTRODUCTION Traditional risk scoring prediction models for trauma use either anatomically based estimations of injury or presenting vital signs. Markers of organ dysfunction may provide additional prognostic capability to these models. The objective of this study was to evaluate if urinary biomarkers are associated with poor outcomes, including death and(More)
BACKGROUND While acute kidney injury (AKI) has been well studied in a variety of patient settings, there is a paucity of data in patients injured in the course of the recent wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. We sought to establish the rate of early AKI in this population and to define risk factors for its development. METHODS We combined the results of two(More)
A 44-year-old male with a remote history of skin lesions and cataracts presented with subacute onset of syncope. The presentation and the differential diagnosis in this case of Fabry's disease are discussed. The pathophysiology, diagnosis, clinical manifestations, and treatment of this disorder are discussed, with a review of the literature. Fludrocortisone(More)
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