Prognosis of Acute Kidney Injury and Hepatorenal Syndrome in Patients with Cirrhosis: A Prospective Cohort Study

@inproceedings{Allegretti2015PrognosisOA,
  title={Prognosis of Acute Kidney Injury and Hepatorenal Syndrome in Patients with Cirrhosis: A Prospective Cohort Study},
  author={Andrew S Allegretti and Guillermo Alejandro Ortiz and Julia B. Wenger and Joseph J Deferio and Joshua Wibecan and S. Perwez Kalim and Hector Tamez and Raymond T Chung and Siddharth Karumanchi and Ravi I. Thadhani},
  booktitle={International journal of nephrology},
  year={2015}
}
Background/Aims. Acute kidney injury is a common problem for patients with cirrhosis and is associated with poor survival. We aimed to examine the association between type of acute kidney injury and 90-day mortality. Methods. Prospective cohort study at a major US liver transplant center. A nephrologist's review of the urinary sediment was used in conjunction with the 2007 Ascites Club Criteria to stratify acute kidney injury into four groups: prerenal azotemia, hepatorenal syndrome, acute… CONTINUE READING

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