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Acute kidney injury (AKI) involves sudden damage to the kidneys or decrease in renal function that occurs over a few hours or days. The severity of the condition can vary from a minor loss of kidney function to kidney failure.
Study: Patients with chronic kidney disease have high risk of acute kidney injury

Study: Patients with chronic kidney disease have high risk of acute kidney injury

AI-based system for real-time prediction of complications in intensive care units

AI-based system for real-time prediction of complications in intensive care units

Which biomarkers can help predict severe COVID-19?

Which biomarkers can help predict severe COVID-19?

Pragmatic recommendations for management of COVID-19 in low- and middle-income countries

Pragmatic recommendations for management of COVID-19 in low- and middle-income countries

New web-based tool predicts the risk of post-surgical complications

New web-based tool predicts the risk of post-surgical complications

Incidence of cardiometabolic and pulmonary events in UK has lowered due to COVID-19

Incidence of cardiometabolic and pulmonary events in UK has lowered due to COVID-19

New rodent model helps identify pregnant women whose prior kidney injury also affects babies

New rodent model helps identify pregnant women whose prior kidney injury also affects babies

Researchers identify key genetic changes in interstitial kidney tissue of people with diabetes

Researchers identify key genetic changes in interstitial kidney tissue of people with diabetes

Early use of therapeutic anticoagulation does not improve survival of critically ill COVID-19 patients

Early use of therapeutic anticoagulation does not improve survival of critically ill COVID-19 patients

Biomarkers could help discriminate cancer therapy-associated kidney injury from other causes

Biomarkers could help discriminate cancer therapy-associated kidney injury from other causes

ECMO life-support therapy can increase odds of survival for critically-ill COVID-19 patients

ECMO life-support therapy can increase odds of survival for critically-ill COVID-19 patients

'Post-acute COVID-19 syndrome' likely to substantially impact NHS in England

'Post-acute COVID-19 syndrome' likely to substantially impact NHS in England

Age is a key factor in sex-related outcomes after heart attack, indicates study

Age is a key factor in sex-related outcomes after heart attack, indicates study

COVID-19 survivors can show persistent symptoms six months after recovery, study finds

COVID-19 survivors can show persistent symptoms six months after recovery, study finds

Study identifies frequency, risk factors of acute kidney injury in children with diabetic ketoacidosis

Study identifies frequency, risk factors of acute kidney injury in children with diabetic ketoacidosis

Hantavirus can also be transmitted by wild or domesticated rats

Hantavirus can also be transmitted by wild or domesticated rats

Machine learning models predict critical events, mortality rate in COVID-19 patients

Machine learning models predict critical events, mortality rate in COVID-19 patients

Study describes the effects of a DPP3-knockout on the renin-angiotensin system

Study describes the effects of a DPP3-knockout on the renin-angiotensin system

Correlations found between 'long-COVID' patients and preexisting health conditions

Correlations found between 'long-COVID' patients and preexisting health conditions

Researchers develop a unique method of identifying early signs of acute kidney injury

Researchers develop a unique method of identifying early signs of acute kidney injury