Acute kidney injury: advances in definition, pathophysiology, and diagnosis.

@article{Martin2010AcuteKI,
  title={Acute kidney injury: advances in definition, pathophysiology, and diagnosis.},
  author={Rhonda K Martin},
  journal={AACN advanced critical care},
  year={2010},
  volume={21 4},
  pages={350-6}
}
Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a common disease in the acutely ill patient population, as a singular diagnosis or a complication of sepsis, causing significant mortality and morbidity. Progress in diagnosis, treatment, and research in AKI has been limited by the lack of a universally accepted clinical definition. The clinical definition of AKI onset and… CONTINUE READING