Acute kidney injury: fluid therapy in acute kidney injury: The FACTTs

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Abstract

The consequences of fluid administration and the maintenance of fluid balance, despite their ubiquity in critical care, remain a topic of much debate among clinicians. Emerging evidence suggests that fluid administration and a positive fluid balance can be harmful in a number of conditions, including acute kidney injury.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)305-306
Number of pages2
JournalNature Reviews Nephrology
Volume7
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011

Keywords

  • Acute Kidney Injury/*physiopathology/*therapy Fluid Therapy/*adverse effects/*methods Humans Water-Electrolyte Balance/*physiology

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