November 25, 2012
This randomized controlled trial compared ultrafiltration versus stepped pharmacologic therapy in patients with acute decompensated heart failure and a decline in kidney function (cardiorenal syndrome). Ultrafiltration was found to be inferior in achieving the bivariate endpoint in change in serum creatinine and body weight after 96 hours. The ultrafiltration group experienced a higher rate of […]
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Posted in Acute Kidney Injury, Cardiorenal Syndrome, Critical Care
November 1, 2010
This comprehensive review discusses therapeutic strategies treatment options for the management of patients with heart failure and decreased kidney function.
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Posted in Cardiorenal Syndrome