Identification of AKI subphenotypes and their pathogenesis may lead to individualized therapies to prevent adverse kidney events.
Higher risk following elective endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair seen for patients with decreased renal function, women, and aneurysm >6.9 cm
The rate of AKI requiring dialysis among patients hospitalized with pneumonia was 2.5% for those with CKD compared with 0.03% for those without CKD.
CKD risk is increased 3.9-fold for patients who undergo radical vs partial nephrectomy.
Aortic calcification may lead to arterial degradation that increases the risk for acute kidney injury, according to investigators.
Despite a warning from the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System, studies have found that SGLT2 inhibitor use is not associated with an increased risk of AKI.
Acute kidney injury frequently occurs during neoadjuvant chemotherapy in patients with muscle-invasive bladder cancer.
Serum lactate is a useful biomarker in risk stratification, according to investigators.
Acute kidney injury developed in 62% of patients who underwent liver transplantation.
AKI occurs in up to 30% of patients having cardiac surgery.