Tell patients risk of acute kidney injuryBMJ 2011; 342 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d2717 (Published 03 May 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;342:d2717
- Alasdair I Moonie, acute physician1
- 1York Hospital, York YO31 8HE, UK
Ritter’s article emphasises the risk to renal function from angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers (which also apply to direct renin inhibitors, such as aliskiren) during illness with salt and water depletion.1 Acute physicians and nephrologists often deal with …
Log in using your username and password
Log in through your institution
Register for a free trial to thebmj.com to receive unlimited access to all content on thebmj.com for 14 days.
Sign up for a free trial