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.

COVID-19 Information

Critical Care Nephrology: Literature Review
Kianoush Kashani, 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

AKI and Diastolic Dysfunction: Opportunity for Targeted Intervention?

Danielle Soranno, MD
Denver, CO USA

This presentation was recorded at the AKI & CRRT Conference.

Webinars


Drug Toxicity in the ICU
Mitch Rosner, MD


AKI in COVID-19: Do We Know the Mechanisms?
Matthieu LeGrand, MD


Predicting Pediatric AKI: The TAKING FOCUS 2 Study
Stuart Goldstein, MD

Current and Previous Webinars

Surveys

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News

Consuming Coffee May Lower Risk for Acute Kidney Injury
Researchers found that during a median 24 years of follow-up, higher coffee consumption was associated with lower AKI risk versus no consumption.
June 23, 2022

Kidney Stress Biomarkers May Improve Severity Grading in Acute Kidney Injury
The presence of 2 urinary biomarkers may refine the Kidney Disease Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) grading system of acute kidney injury (AKI).
June 15, 2022

Delayed Graft Function More Likely With AKI Donor Kidneys
Kidney transplants from deceased donors with acute kidney injury (AKI) provide acceptable graft and patient survival, according to real-world data presented at the 2022 American Transplant Congress.
June 9, 2022

Coffee consumption link to reduced risk of acute kidney injury, study finds
If you need another reason to start the day drinking a cup of joe, a recent study by Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers has revealed that consuming at least one cup of coffee a day may reduce the risk of acute kidney injury.
June 2, 2022

Calendar

2022
42nd Annual Meeting of the Korean Society of Nephrology (KSN 2022)
May 26, 2022 – May 29, 2022
A Virtual Event From Korea

40th Vicenza Course on AKI & CRRT 2022
June 14 – June 16, 2022
Fiera di Vicenza Convention Center
Vicenza, Italy

2023
AKI & CRRT 2023
April 3 – April 6, 2023
Marriott Marquis San Diego
San Diego, California

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.