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Renal assessment and support 

Renal assessment and support
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Renal assessment and support
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Cristina Osorio

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199564385.003.005
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date: 26 November 2020

Chapter 5 discusses renal assessment and support and examines the anatomy and physiology of the kidney, the pathophysiological changes of kidney function in acute care, the assessment of kidney function, the conservative management of the patient with reduced kidney function, and renal replacement therapies.

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