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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The Hospital of The Future
Jean-Louis Vincent, MD
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Previous Spotlight Presentations

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

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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

Serum Creatinine Changes are Not a Meaningful Metric in RCT’s and Clinical Care

Steve Coca
New York, NY

This presentation was recorded at the AKI & CRRT Conference.

Webinars


Innovations in Caring for Patients with Dysnatremias
Lenar Yessayan, MD


Can Biomarkers Identify Patients at Risk for Long Term Adverse Outcomes?
Nick Selby , MD


The Importance of Persistent Severe AKI
Jay Koyner, MD

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Surveys

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News

AKI-to-CKD Transition Predicts Higher Infection Risk
In study, patients who experienced this transition had a significant 1.5-fold increased long-term risk for infection following an episode of AKI.
August 9, 2022

Stopping RAS Inhibitors After AKI Ups Risk for Adverse Events
Halting renin-angiotensin system (RAS) inhibitors in patients with acute kidney injury (AKI) may decrease the risk for hyperkalemia.
August 1, 2022

Oxalate Nephropathy in Kidney Transplantation
It is essentially a terminal metabolic product that is produced by the liver, absorbed by the intestine from dietary sources, and freely filtered by the kidneys.
July 29, 2022

Anti-rejection medication and immunotherapy kicks cancer and protects kidney transplants
Combination reduced organ rejection rates to 12 per cent (from 40-50 per cent) and eradicated cancer cells in 25 per cent of patients.
July 18, 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

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.