Standardizing the Definition of AKI

A recent panel concluded, “The current methods for defining AKI using routinely collected data are inconsistent and poorly described in the available literature.” Learn more about their recommendations for establishing consensus definitions and practices for AKI data analysis.

Exploring Sepsis & AKI: Interview with Dr. Alexander Flannery

By the bioMérieux Connection Editors In a recent interview with Dr. Alexander Flannery, a Critical Care Pharmacist at the University of Kentucky HealthCare, we had the opportunity to discuss his team’s research on sepsis-associated acute kidney disease (AKD)—a term that Dr. Flannery uses to refer to “a non-resolving acute kidney injury (AKI) that lasts at …