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Critically ill patients with 2009 influenza A(H1N1) infection in Canada.
CONTEXT Between March and July 2009, the largest number of confirmed cases of 2009 influenza A(H1N1) infection occurred in North America. OBJECTIVE To describe characteristics, treatment, andExpand
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Epidemiology of acute kidney injury in critically ill patients: the multinational AKI-EPI study
PurposeCurrent reports on acute kidney injury (AKI) in the intensive care unit (ICU) show wide variation in occurrence rate and are limited by study biases such as use of incomplete AKI definition,Expand
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Cardio-renal syndromes: report from the consensus conference of the Acute Dialysis Quality Initiative
A consensus conference on cardio-renal syndromes (CRS) was held in Venice Italy, in September 2008 under the auspices of the Acute Dialysis Quality Initiative (ADQI). The following topics were matterExpand
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Discovery and validation of cell cycle arrest biomarkers in human acute kidney injury
IntroductionAcute kidney injury (AKI) can evolve quickly and clinical measures of function often fail to detect AKI at a time when interventions are likely to provide benefit. Identifying earlyExpand
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Very old patients admitted to intensive care in Australia and New Zealand: a multi-centre cohort analysis
IntroductionOlder age is associated with higher prevalence of chronic illness and functional impairment, contributing to an increased rate of hospitalization and admission to intensive care. TheExpand
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Early acute kidney injury and sepsis: a multicentre evaluation
IntroductionWe conducted a study to evaluate the incidence, risk factors and outcomes associated with early acute kidney injury (AKI) in sepsis.MethodsThe study was a retrospective interrogation ofExpand
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A multi-centre evaluation of the RIFLE criteria for early acute kidney injury in critically ill patients.
BACKGROUND The Acute Dialysis Quality Initiative Working Group recently developed the RIFLE criteria, a consensus definition for acute kidney injury (AKI). We sought to evaluate the RIFLE criteria onExpand
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Epidemiology of Acute Kidney Injury in Critically Ill Children and Young Adults
BACKGROUND The epidemiologic characteristics of children and young adults with acute kidney injury have been described in single‐center and retrospective studies. We conducted a multinational,Expand
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Pathophysiology of septic acute kidney injury: What do we really know?
Septic acute kidney injury accounts for close to 50% of all cases of acute kidney injury in the intensive care unit and, in its various forms, affects between 15% and 20% of intensive care unitExpand
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Prognosis for long-term survival and renal recovery in critically ill patients with severe acute renal failure: a population-based study
IntroductionSevere acute renal failure (sARF) is associated with considerable morbidity, mortality and use of healthcare resources; however, its precise epidemiology and long-term outcomes have notExpand
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