David Charytan, Author at Clinical Pain Advisor

David Charytan

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Acute Kidney Injury: Cardiorenal Syndromes (acute decompensated heart failure and worsening renal function)

Does this patient have acute decompensated heart failure and worsening renal function? The co-existence of cardiac and renal impairment has been called “Cardiorenal Syndrome (CRS).” Initial attempts at defining CRS described it as a state in which therapy to relieve heart failure symptoms was limited by worsening renal function. However, the bidirectional interplay between these…

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