Friday, 5 June 2015

Acute kidney injury in critical care

Acute kidney injury is one of the most common complications of critical illness.  But what does it mean for the patient's long term outcomes?

My latest SCCM podcast, with Prof John Kellum from the University of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania, covers the latest understanding of the impact of renal dysfunction on the long term outcomes after critical illness, how we can risk stratify patients, and what we can potentially do about it.

Listen in to the interview here