Journal article

ACUTE KIDNEY INJURY Fluid therapy in acute kidney injury: the FACTTs

Neil J Glassford, Rinaldo Bellomo

NATURE REVIEWS NEPHROLOGY | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2011

Abstract

The consequences of fluid administration and the maintenance of fluid balance, despite their ubiquity in critical care, remain a topic of much debate among clinicians. Emerging evidence suggests that fluid administration and a positive fluid balance can be harmful in a number of conditions, including acute kidney injury. © 2011 Macmillan Publishers Limited. All rights reserved.

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