Acute Kidney Injury and the Current Guidelines


Creative Commons License

Civilibal M., Aksu B.

HASEKI TIP BULTENI-MEDICAL BULLETIN OF HASEKI, vol.53, no.2, pp.116-119, 2015 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 53 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/haseki.2579
  • Journal Name: HASEKI TIP BULTENI-MEDICAL BULLETIN OF HASEKI
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.116-119

Abstract

Acute kidney injury (AKI) is defined as an abrupt or rapid decline in renal function. AKI is increasingly common in developing and developed countries and is associated with severe morbidity and mortality. This article reviews AKI in children in the light of the current guidelines.