Your Online Education Resource for Acute Therapies

Supportive therapies for the management of critically ill patients continue to evolve as we gain new knowledge of the pathophysiology of multiorgan failure. Our website is dedicated to keeping our members educated in the developments of Critical Care Nephrology.

 

Your Online Education Resource for Acute Therapies

Supportive therapies for the management of critically ill patients continue to evolve as we gain new knowledge of the pathophysiology of multiorgan failure. Our website is dedicated to keeping our members educated in the developments of Critical Care Nephrology.

 

Your Online Education Resource for Acute Therapies

Supportive therapies for the management of critically ill patients continue to evolve as we gain new knowledge of the pathophysiology of multiorgan failure. Our website is dedicated to keeping our members educated in the developments of Critical Care Nephrology.

 

Your Online Education Resource for Acute Therapies

Supportive therapies for the management of critically ill patients continue to evolve as we gain new knowledge of the pathophysiology of multiorgan failure. Our website is dedicated to keeping our members educated in the developments of Critical Care Nephrology.

Posts will be updated frequently to keep up with the rapidly changing COVID-19 situation.

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Translating to Management Award:
The Importance of Being Earnest in AKI Management

Patrick Murray, MD
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Previous Spotlight Presentations

Just Announced!…  28th Annual International Conference: AKI & CRRT 2023. Marriott Marquis San Diego – San Diego, California.

Conference Information

CRRT Support

Publications

Journal Supplement

Blood Purification Techniques in Sepsis and AKI

Blood Purification recently published a supplement on extracorporeal therapies for sepsis. The supplement was edited by Professor Claudio Ronco and others.

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Books

Critical Care Nephrology and Renal Replacement Therapy in Children

World-renowned experts from leading institutions share their wide experience in the field of Pediatric Critical Care Nephrology in children.

Stuart Goldstein & Akash Deep (Editors)
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Kidney Education Foundation

Free Access to 200-paged “Save Your Kidneys” Books for Kidney Patients in 40 Languages prepared by a Global Team of 100+ Nephrologists.

KidneyEducation.com

Education

Featured Lecture

Predictive and Prescriptive Approaches for RRT Application

Ravindra Mehta, MD
San Diego, California

This presentation was recorded at the AKI & CRRT Conference.

Webinars


AKI and RRT in Patients Receiving ECMO
Marlies Ostermann, MD


ADQI 26: pADQI – The Pediatric Critical Care Nephrology Conference
Rajit Basu, MD


The Pediatric Experience
Akash Deep, MD

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News

AKI, AKD Are Common Complications of Radical Cystectomy
Investigators identified hypertension at baseline as a unique risk factor for these complications.
November 14, 2022

Earlier Terlipressin May Be Better for HRS-AKI in Acute-on-Chronic Liver Failure
Starting terlipressin (Terlivaz) well before the 48-hour period to establish a diagnosis of hepatorenal syndrome acute kidney injury (HRS-AKI) led to better outcomes.
November 9, 2022

Proteinuria, AKI With New Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors Characterized
Nephrotoxicity remains a concern with the newer generation of tyrosine kinase inhibitors (TKI), with proteinuria and acute kidney injury (AKI) occurring in a subset of users.
November 6, 2022

Statins May Reduce Contrast-Induced Acute Kidney Injury
Statins may reduce the risk for contrast-induced acute kidney injury, according to investigators presenting at Kidney Week 2022.
November 4, 2022

Calendar

2022
ESICM 35th Congress
October 22 – October 26, 2022
Palais des Congrès – Porte Maillot
Paris, France

ASN Kidney Week 2022
November 3 – November 6, 2022
Orlando, Florida

2023
AKI & CRRT 2023
March 29 – April 1, 2023
Marriott Marquis San Diego
San Diego, California

60th ERA Congress
June 15 – June 18, 2023
Milan, Italy

ASN Kidney Week 2023
November 2 – November 5, 2023
Philadelphia, PA

Podcast


Have you listened to KDIGO Conversations in Nephrology, a new podcast designed to support clinicians treating patients with kidney disease? The podcast is now available on the KDIGO Website, Spotify, Google Podcasts, and will soon be available on additional platforms. The first three episodes of KDIGO Conversations in Nephrology are hosted by Dr. Ravi Mehta (United States) and focus on acute kidney injury (AKI).

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The International Conference on Advances in Critical Care Nephrology

The AKI & CRRT Conference will once again provide a comprehensive coverage of the rapidly developing field of Critical Care Nephrology and CRRT. It will highlight the recent advances in our understanding of pathophysiology of critical illness, acute kidney injury, emerging strategies in the management of sepsis, multiorgan failure, development and use of biomarkers, technical advances in CRRT and the appropriate utilization of these techniques. Our program presents exciting new developments and evidence for assessing critically ill patients, pathophysiology of liver dysfunction and AKI using a mix of invited lectures, interactive workshops, tutorials, poster sessions and panel discussions.