Acute kidney injury following orthotopic liver transplantation: incidence, risk factors, and effects on patient and graft outcomes.

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BACKGROUND Liver transplant recipients frequently develop acute kidney injury (AKI), but the predisposing factors and long-term consequences of AKI are not well understood. The aims of this study were to identify predisposing factors for early post-transplant AKI and the impact of AKI on patient and graft survival and to construct a model to predict AKI… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/bja/aeu556

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@article{Hilmi2015AcuteKI, title={Acute kidney injury following orthotopic liver transplantation: incidence, risk factors, and effects on patient and graft outcomes.}, author={Ida Hilmi and D. Damian and Adnan Taan Al-Khafaji and Raymond M Planinsic and Charles D Boucek and T. Sakai and Chun-Che Chang and John A. Kellum}, journal={British journal of anaesthesia}, year={2015}, volume={114 6}, pages={919-26} }