February 7, 2019

Presented by Dr Marlies OSTERMANN and moderated by Prof. Eric HOSTE,

Learning objectives:

  • Understand the complex pathophysiology of AKI in acutely ill patients
  • Have greater awareness of the risk of AKI in particular situations and recognise high-risk patients
  • Be familiar with strategies and measures to prevent AKI in common high-risk situations
  • Understand how best to manage patients with AKI so that AKI does not progress and ideally kidneys recover
  • Be informed about new potential management strategies and therapeutic agents for patients with AKI
  • Know how to utilise novel diagnostic tools, including biomarkers to treat patients with AKI