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Title Continuous renal replacement therapy / edited by John A. Kellum, Rinaldo Bellomo, and Claudio Ronco
Edition Second edition
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2016
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations
Series Pittsburgh Critical Care Medicine
Pittsburgh critical care medicine.
Contents Cover; Series; Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Contributors; Part 1: Theory; 1 The Critically Ill Patient with Acute Kidney Injury; 2 History and Rationale for Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy; 3 Nomenclature for Renal Replacement Therapy in Acute Kidney Injury; 4 Basic Principles of Solute Transport; 5 Principles of Fluid Management in the Intensive Care Unit; 6 Indications, Timing, and Patient Selection; 7 Biomarkers for Initiation of Renal Replacement Therapy; 8 Extended Indications; 9 Dose Adequacy and Assessment
10 Acid-Base and Electrolyte DisordersPart 2: Practice; 11 Choosing a Renal Replacement Therapy in Acute Kidney Injury; 12 Vascular Access for Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy; 13 The Circuit and the Prescription; 14 The Membrane: Size and Material; 15 Fluids for Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy; 16 Alarms and Troubleshooting; 17 Nonanticoagulation Strategies to Optimize Circuit Function in RRT; 18 Anticoagulation; 19 Regional Citrate Anticoagulation; 20 Drug Dosing in Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy; Part 3: Special Situations; 21 Renal Replacement Therapy in Children
22 Therapeutic Plasma Exchange in Critical Care Medicine23 MARS: Molecular Adsorbent Recirculating System; 24 Sorbents; 25 Hybrid Therapies; Part 4: Organizational Issues; 26 The ICU Environment; 27 Patient Care Quality and Teamwork; 28 Organizational Aspects: Developing Policies and Procedures for Continuous Renal Replacement Therapies; 29 Documentation, Billing, and Reimbursement for Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy; 30 Machines for Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy; 31 Quality Improvement for Continuous Renal Replacement Therapies; 32 Educational Resources; Glossary; Index
Summary This work provides concise, evidence-based, to-the-point bedside guidance about continuous renal replacement therapy, offering quick reference answers to clinicians' questions about treatments and situations encountered in daily practice
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Acute Kidney Injury -- therapy.
Hemodialysis Solutions.
Kidney -- injuries.
Renal Replacement Therapy -- methods.
Acute renal failure -- Treatment
Continuous arteriovenous hemofiltration.
Acute renal failure -- Treatment.
Continuous arteriovenous hemofiltration.
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- General.
Form Electronic book
Author Bellomo, R. (Rinaldo), 1956- editor.
Kellum, John A., editor.
Ronco, C. (Claudio), 1951- editor.
ISBN 0190225548