Improving outcomes in patients with Acute Kidney Injury: the impact of hospital based automated AKI alerts

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BACKGROUND Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a significant cause of morbidity and mortality. Early identification may improve the outcome and in 2012 our hospital introduced an automated AKI alert system for early detection and management of AKI. OBJECTIVES Using an automated AKI alert system we analysed whether early review and intervention by the Critical… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/postgradmedj-2015-133496

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