A modified acute kidney injury classification for diagnosis and risk stratification of impairment of kidney function in cirrhosis.


BACKGROUND & AIMS The Acute Kidney Injury Network (AKIN) criteria are widely used in nephrology, but information on cirrhosis is limited. We aimed at evaluating the AKIN criteria and their relationship with the cause of kidney impairment and survival. METHODS We performed a prospective study of 375 consecutive patients hospitalized for complications of… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhep.2013.04.036

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