The optimal timing of continuous renal replacement therapy for patients with sepsis-induced acute kidney injury

@article{Tian2014TheOT,
  title={The optimal timing of continuous renal replacement therapy for patients with sepsis-induced acute kidney injury},
  author={Huanhuan Tian and Ting Sun and Dong Sheng Hao and Tao Wang and Zhi Li and Shasha Han and Zhijiang Qi and Zhaoju Dong and Chang-jun Lv and Xiao-zhi Wang},
  journal={International Urology and Nephrology},
  year={2014},
  volume={46},
  pages={2009-2014}
}
High mortality in the intensive care unit (ICU) is probably associated with sepsis-induced acute kidney injury (AKI). The aim of this study is to explore which stage of AKI may be the optimal timing for continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT). A retrospective analysis of 160 critically ill patients with septic AKI, treated with or without CRRT was performed in Binzhou medical college affiliated hospital ICU. The parameters including 28-days mortality rate, renal recovery, ventilation time… CONTINUE READING