Meet the Experts: Acute kidney injury in patients with cirrhosis

 Cirrhosis and complications

Channel 4
English
Meet the Experts
29 August 2020 10:00 - 10:30

Questions for discussion:

  1. How should acute kidney injury (aki) in cirrhosis be diagnosed? Are there different stages of intensity of aki? Are these stages helpful for use in clinical practice?
  2. What are the main etiologies of aki in cirrhosis? Is it imp0rtant to diagnose the etiology of aki in each particular patient?
  3. What is the role of albumin in patients with cirrhosis and aki? Should all patients with aki receive albumin?
  4. What is the role of urinary biomarkers in the differential diagnosis of the etiology of aki according to current knowledge?