Wednesday, May 3, 2017
So CKD can be considered a high risk heart disease risk equivalent, regardless of baseline cholesterol levels.
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Sunday, April 30, 2017
Sunday, April 16, 2017
Prior to diagnosing a patient with consider:
Person does not have reversible causes of AKI such as active urine sediment, shock, toxins, obstruction, protein in the urine more than 500 mg per d, or parenchymal disease.
Trying albumin 1 g per kg per day for 2 days and seeing if there is a response.
If there is an increase in the serum creatinine level to greater than 1.50 g per dl.