Caroline Ashley

Journal of Renal Nursing, Vol. 4, Iss. 5, 26 Sep 2012, pp 246 - 251

Caroline Ashley gives an overview of drug-induced acute kidney injury (AKI), listing the causes and drugs that can potentially injure the kidneys and explaining the mechanisms by which the injury may be caused. Knowing the risk factors that increase the incidence of AKI after drug exposure and taking measures that help reduce risks will help prevent this potentially life-threatening emergency.

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