A multi-centre evaluation of the RIFLE criteria for early acute kidney injury in critically ill patients.

@article{Morgan2008AME,
  title={A multi-centre evaluation of the RIFLE criteria for early acute kidney injury in critically ill patients.},
  author={David F. Morgan},
  journal={Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association},
  year={2008},
  volume={23 12},
  pages={4072-3; author reply 4073}
}
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 on the day of ICU admission in a large heterogenous population of critically ill patients. METHODS Retrospective interrogation of prospectively collected data… CONTINUE READING