Epidemiology of acute kidney injury in critically ill patients: the multinational AKI-EPI study

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Current reports on acute kidney injury (AKI) in the intensive care unit (ICU) show wide variation in occurrence rate and are limited by study biases such as use of incomplete AKI definition, selected cohorts, or retrospective design. Our aim was to prospectively investigate the occurrence and outcomes of AKI in ICU patients. The Acute Kidney Injury… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00134-015-3934-7

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@article{Hoste2015EpidemiologyOA, title={Epidemiology of acute kidney injury in critically ill patients: the multinational AKI-EPI study}, author={Eric A. J. Hoste and Sean M. Bagshaw and Rinaldo Bellomo and Cynthia M. Cely and Roos Colman and Dinna N. Cruz and Kyriakos Edipidis and Lui G Forni and Charles David Gomersall and Deepak Govil and Patrick Maurice Honor{\'e} and Olivier Joann{\`e}s-Boyau and M Joannidis and A M Korhonen and Athina Lavrentieva and Ravindra L. Mehta and Paul M Palevsky and Eric Roessler and Claudio Ronco and Shigehiko Uchino and Jorge Alejandro V{\'a}zquez and Erick Vidal Andrade and Steve R. Webb and John A. Kellum}, journal={Intensive Care Medicine}, year={2015}, volume={41}, pages={1411-1423} }