Specific nutritional problems in acute kidney injury, treated with non-dialysis and dialytic modalities

Abstract

Patients who develop AKI, especially in the intensive care unit (ICU), are at risk of protein-energy malnutrition, which is a major negative prognostic factor in this clinical condition. Despite the lack of evidence from controlled trials of its effect on outcome, nutritional support by the enteral (preferentially) and/or parenteral route appears clinically… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/ndtplus/sfp017

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