dialysis

AKI: What Do the Nephrologists Think?

July 10, 2014 // 0 Comments

Acute kidney injury occurs in about 10% of hospitalized patients, but what is less known is the amount of effort AKI consumes in a nephrologist’s day? Does hospital AKI spill over to outpatient follow-up? Do nephrologists use current guidelines in [read more...]

Dialysis in AKI: When to Start?

December 16, 2013 // 2 Comments

The timing of when to initiate dialysis in a patient with acute or even chronic kidney disease (CKD) is one of the most common decisions that a nephrologist will make. Recently in AJKD, Jamale et al report findings from a prospective randomized [read more...]