Volume 8, Number 3, May 2009
Acute Kidney Disease and Critical Care Nephrology
Paul M. Palevsky, MD and Patrick T. Murray, MD
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Despite substantial advances in techniques of resuscitation and renal replacement therapy, mortality in the critically ill population with acute kidney injury (AKI) remains alarmingly high. Overall mortality has been reported to be 40 to 60% in critically...