Effects of non-severe acute kidney injury on clinical outcomes in critically ill patients

Abstract

Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a serious medical condition estimated to affect more than ten million people around the world annually [1]. AKI results in a 1.7to 6.9-fold increased risk of hospital mortality, and risk-adjusted rates of AKI and mortality appear similar across the world [2]. Patients who develop AKI also have worse kidney function at hospital… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s13054-016-1295-4

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