Which patients benefit from initiation of dialysis for AKI?

  • Neesh I Pannu
  • Published 2014 in
    Clinical journal of the American Society of…


The decision to start dialysis is a clinical one that is influenced by several factors, including assessment of fluid, electrolyte, and metabolic status. There is little information from clinical trials to guide this decision. Traditional indications for dialysis (hyperkalemia, metabolic acidosis, and volume overload or overt uremic signs) are late… (More)
DOI: 10.2215/CJN.01730214