Acute renal failure: recognition and treatment in ward patients. Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH

  • Humans
  • Kidney
  • Risk Factors

MeSH Major

  • Acute Kidney Injury

abstract

  • Nurses play a key role in the prevention and early detection of acute renal failure (ARF). This article provides an overview of patients in general ward settings who are at greatest risk of developing ARF and outlines the appropriate nursing interventions to assist diagnosis, prevention and management of this condition.

publication date

  • February 11, 2004

has subject area

  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Humans
  • Kidney
  • Risk Factors

Research

keywords

  • Journal Article
  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.7748/ns2004.02.18.22.46.c3548

PubMed ID

  • 14999985

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 46

end page

  • 53; quiz 54-5

volume

  • 18

number

  • 22