Sean M Bagshaw

Summary

Affiliation: University of Calgary
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Prognosis for long-term survival and renal recovery in critically ill patients with severe acute renal failure: a population-based study
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Calgary Health Region, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Crit Care 9:R700-9. 2005
  2. ncbi One-year mortality in critically ill patients by severity of kidney dysfunction: a population-based assessment
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Calgary Health Region and University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Kidney Dis 48:402-9. 2006
  3. pmc Dialysis Disequilibrium Syndrome: brain death following hemodialysis for metabolic acidosis and acute renal failure--a case report
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Calgary Health Region, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Nephrol 5:9. 2004
  4. doi A multi-center evaluation of early acute kidney injury in critically ill trauma patients
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Walter C Mackenzie Centre, University of Alberta Hospital, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Ren Fail 30:581-9. 2008
  5. doi A prospective evaluation of urine microscopy in septic and non-septic acute kidney injury
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 27:582-8. 2012
  6. doi Urine biochemistry in septic and non-septic acute kidney injury: a prospective observational study
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, 3C1 12 Walter C Mackenzie Center, 8440 112 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2B7, Canada
    J Crit Care 28:371-8. 2013
  7. doi Early blood glucose control and mortality in critically ill patients in Australia
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Crit Care Med 37:463-70. 2009
  8. pmc The SPARK Study: a phase II randomized blinded controlled trial of the effect of furosemide in critically ill patients with early acute kidney injury
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, 12 Walter C, Mackenzie Centre, 8440 112 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Trials 11:50. 2010
  9. pmc The impact of early hypoglycemia and blood glucose variability on outcome in critical illness
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, University of Alberta, 8440 112 ST NW Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Crit Care 13:R91. 2009
  10. doi Cystatin C in acute kidney injury
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Curr Opin Crit Care 16:533-9. 2010

Detail Information

Publications64

  1. pmc Prognosis for long-term survival and renal recovery in critically ill patients with severe acute renal failure: a population-based study
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Calgary Health Region, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Crit Care 9:R700-9. 2005
    ..Severe acute renal failure (sARF) is associated with considerable morbidity, mortality and use of healthcare resources; however, its precise epidemiology and long-term outcomes have not been well described in a non-specified population...
  2. ncbi One-year mortality in critically ill patients by severity of kidney dysfunction: a population-based assessment
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Calgary Health Region and University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Kidney Dis 48:402-9. 2006
    ..Kidney dysfunction in the intensive care unit (ICU) results in increased morbidity, mortality, and health care costs; however, long-term mortality has not been described across strata of severity in kidney dysfunction...
  3. pmc Dialysis Disequilibrium Syndrome: brain death following hemodialysis for metabolic acidosis and acute renal failure--a case report
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Calgary Health Region, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Nephrol 5:9. 2004
    ..We describe a case of DDS-induced cerebral edema that resulted in irreversible brain injury and death following acute HD and review the relevant literature of the association of DDS and HD...
  4. doi A multi-center evaluation of early acute kidney injury in critically ill trauma patients
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Walter C Mackenzie Centre, University of Alberta Hospital, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Ren Fail 30:581-9. 2008
    ..Few studies have evaluated the epidemiology of acute kidney injury (AKI) in trauma...
  5. doi A prospective evaluation of urine microscopy in septic and non-septic acute kidney injury
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 27:582-8. 2012
    ..Sepsis is the most common trigger for acute kidney injury (AKI) in critically ill patients. We sought to determine whether there are unique patterns to urine sediment in septic compared with non-septic AKI...
  6. doi Urine biochemistry in septic and non-septic acute kidney injury: a prospective observational study
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, 3C1 12 Walter C Mackenzie Center, 8440 112 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2B7, Canada
    J Crit Care 28:371-8. 2013
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  7. doi Early blood glucose control and mortality in critically ill patients in Australia
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Crit Care Med 37:463-70. 2009
    ..To measure temporal trends in blood glucose (BG) control and describe their association with hospital mortality in a cohort of critically ill patients from Australia...
  8. pmc The SPARK Study: a phase II randomized blinded controlled trial of the effect of furosemide in critically ill patients with early acute kidney injury
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, 12 Walter C, Mackenzie Centre, 8440 112 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Trials 11:50. 2010
    ..There remains controversy on whether furosemide can impact clinical outcomes in critically ill patients with AKI; however, a survey of intensivists and nephrologists showed equipoise for high-quality evidence on this important issue...
  9. pmc The impact of early hypoglycemia and blood glucose variability on outcome in critical illness
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, University of Alberta, 8440 112 ST NW Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Crit Care 13:R91. 2009
    ..We describe the incidence, clinical factors and outcomes associated with an early hypoglycemia and BG variability in critically ill patients...
  10. doi Cystatin C in acute kidney injury
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Curr Opin Crit Care 16:533-9. 2010
    ..This review will summarize and discuss the role of cystatin C in the diagnosis of acute kidney injury...
  11. pmc Intensive care unit-acquired urinary tract infections in a regional critical care system
    Kevin B Laupland
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Center for Anti microbial Resistance, Calgary Health Region, Calgary Laboratory Services, and University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Crit Care 9:R60-5. 2005
    ..The objectives of this study were to describe the occurrence, microbiology, and risk factors for acquiring UTIs in the ICU and to determine whether these infections independently increase mortality...
  12. ncbi One-year mortality of bloodstream infection-associated sepsis and septic shock among patients presenting to a regional critical care system
    Kevin B Laupland
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Calgary, 3535 Research Road NW, Calgary, AB, T2L 2K8, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 31:213-9. 2005
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  13. doi Continuous versus intermittent renal replacement therapy for critically ill patients with acute kidney injury: a meta-analysis
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Crit Care Med 36:610-7. 2008
    ..To appraise the literature on the effect of initial renal replacement therapy (RRT) modality on clinical outcomes...
  14. doi Oliguria, volume overload, and loop diuretics
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Crit Care Med 36:S172-8. 2008
    ..This contradiction between clinical practice and available evidence would suggest there is equipoise and need for higher-quality evidence to better characterize the role of loop diuretics in ICU patients with AKI...
  15. doi Intraoperative renal support during liver transplantation
    Derek R Townsend
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Liver Transpl 15:73-8. 2009
    ..In conclusion, our data suggest that intraoperative CRRT during OLT is achievable and safe. Intraoperative CRRT may be a valuable adjuvant therapy for those with preoperative AKI. Additional investigations are warranted...
  16. ncbi Epidemiology of intensive care unit-acquired urinary tract infections
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Calgary Laboratory Services, Calgary Health Region, and University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 19:67-71. 2006
    ..We review the occurrence, microbiology, risk factors for acquisition, and outcomes associated with intensive care unit-acquired urinary tract infections...
  17. doi The role of frailty in outcomes from critical illness
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Curr Opin Crit Care 19:496-503. 2013
    ..Frailty is a multidimensional syndrome characterized by loss of physiologic reserves that gives rise to vulnerability to adverse events...
  18. pmc Blood cytokine, chemokine and gene expression in cholestasis patients with intractable pruritis treated with a molecular adsorbent recirculating system: a case series
    Luiz F Lisboa
    Transplant Infectious Diseases, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Gastroenterol 26:799-805. 2012
    ..The molecular adsorbent recirculating system (MARS) is an albumin-dialysis modality that has been investigated predominantly in patients with acute and acute-on-chronic liver failure...
  19. doi The role of the medical emergency team in end-of-life care: a multicenter, prospective, observational study
    Daryl A Jones
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta, University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Crit Care Med 40:98-103. 2012
    ..To investigate the role of medical emergency teams in end-of-life care planning...
  20. pmc Prolonged refractory status epilepticus following acute traumatic brain injury: a case report of excellent neurological recovery
    Adam D Peets
    Department of Critical Care, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Crit Care 9:R725-8. 2005
    ..Refractory status epilepticus (RSE) secondary to traumatic brain injury (TBI) may be under-recognized and is associated with significant morbidity and mortality...
  21. ncbi Is regional citrate superior to systemic heparin anticoagulation for continuous renal replacement therapy? A prospective observational study in an adult regional critical care system
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Calgary and Calgary Health Region, Foothills Medical Centre, Alberta, Canada
    J Crit Care 20:155-61. 2005
    ..We report our regional CRRT protocol that was developed using the principles of quality improvement and compare the effect of regional citrate with systemic heparin anticoagulation on filter life span...
  22. ncbi Blood glucose control among critically ill patients with brain injury
    Michael J Jacka
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 36:436-42. 2009
    ..To evaluate the incidence of hypoglycemia, hyperglycemia and blood glucose (BG) variability in brain-injured patients and their association with clinical outcomes...
  23. ncbi Acetylcysteine in the prevention of contrast-induced nephropathy: a case study of the pitfalls in the evolution of evidence
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Arch Intern Med 166:161-6. 2006
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  24. doi Intensive care unit bed availability and outcomes for hospitalized patients with sudden clinical deterioration
    Henry T Stelfox
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Calgary, Teaching, Research and Wellness Building, 3280 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Arch Intern Med 172:467-74. 2012
    ..We evaluated the effect of ICU bed availability on processes and outcomes of care for hospitalized patients with sudden clinical deterioration...
  25. doi Association between implementation of an intensivist-led medical emergency team and mortality
    Constantine J Karvellas
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    BMJ Qual Saf 21:152-9. 2012
    ..To evaluate the impact of implementation of a dedicated intensivist-led medical emergency team (IL-MET) on mortality in patients admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU)...
  26. ncbi Best evidence in critical care medicine. Steroids to prevent post-extubation airway obstruction in adult critically ill patients
    Sean M Bagshaw
    University of Alberta Hospital, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 55:382-5. 2008
  27. doi Early diagnosis of acute kidney injury in critically ill patients
    Robert Keyes
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Expert Rev Mol Diagn 8:455-64. 2008
    ..This article will review the pitfalls of current conventional testing in kidney injury and discuss the emergence of novel biomarkers with the potential to revolutionize the field of critical care nephrology...
  28. ncbi The influence of volume management on outcome
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Curr Opin Crit Care 13:541-8. 2007
    ..There is much controversy, however, about the type, timing and amount of fluid therapy. Here, we discuss the evidence available to guide such choices...
  29. ncbi Prophylactic amiodarone for prevention of atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery: a meta-analysis
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Department of Intensive Care, Austin Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1927-37. 2006
    ..The current evidence supports recommending the routine use of perioperative amiodarone for cardiac surgery...
  30. ncbi Characteristics and outcomes for hospitalized patients with recurrent clinical deterioration and repeat medical emergency team activation*
    Henry T Stelfox
    1Departments of Critical Care Medicine, Medicine, and Community Health Sciences, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary and Alberta Health Services, Calgary, AB, Canada 2Division of Critical Care Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services, Edmonton, AB, Canada 3Alberta Health Services, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Crit Care Med 42:1601-9. 2014
    ..To describe the occurrence of recurrent clinical deterioration and repeat medical emergency team activation and assess its effect on processes and outcomes of care...
  31. doi Conventional markers of kidney function
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Crit Care Med 36:S152-8. 2008
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  32. ncbi Theophylline for prevention of contrast-induced nephropathy: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Calgary Health Region, and Departments of Internal Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Arch Intern Med 165:1087-93. 2005
    ..Adenosine has been proposed to contribute to the pathophysiological process of CIN. We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis of theophylline, an adenosine antagonist, for the prevention of CIN...
  33. pmc Prolonging life and delaying death: the role of physicians in the context of limited intensive care resources
    Robert C McDermid
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Philos Ethics Humanit Med 4:3. 2009
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  34. ncbi Tension pneumothorax secondary to colonic perforation during diagnostic colonoscopy: report of a case
    Chad G Ball
    Department of Surgery, Foothills Medical Centre, Room EG23, 1403 29 Street NW, Calgary, Alberta, T2N 2T9, Canada
    Surg Today 36:478-80. 2006
    ..Both of these conditions should be considered in the event of acute respiratory failure in the endoscopy suite...
  35. doi Advances in management and prognostication in critically ill cirrhotic patients
    Constantine J Karvellas
    aDivision of Critical Care Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta bDivision of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Curr Opin Crit Care 20:210-7. 2014
    ..To provide an update on the recent publications for the management and prognostication of critically ill cirrhotic patients before and after liver transplant...
  36. ncbi Urinary biomarkers in septic acute kidney injury
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, 3C1 16 Walter C Mackenzie Centre, 8440 112 Street, T6G 2B7, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 33:1285-96. 2007
    ..To appraise the literature on the value of urinary biomarkers in septic acute kidney injury (AKI)...
  37. pmc Acetylcysteine for prevention of contrast-induced nephropathy after intravascular angiography: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Calgary Health Region, Calgary, Canada
    BMC Med 2:38. 2004
    ..Contrast-induced nephropathy is an important cause of acute renal failure. We assess the efficacy of acetylcysteine for prevention of contrast-induced nephropathy among patients undergoing intravascular angiography...
  38. ncbi Drug-induced rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms syndrome with bupropion administration
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Department of Medicine, Foothills Medical Centre, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 90:572-5. 2003
    ..Sustained-release bupropion is commonly used for the symptomatic relief of depressive illness and as an adjuvant in smoking cessation therapy...
  39. pmc Early acute kidney injury and sepsis: a multicentre evaluation
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, 3C1, 12 Walter C Mackenzie Centrel, University of Alberta Hospital, University of Alberta, 8440 112 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G2B7 Canada
    Crit Care 12:R47. 2008
    ..We conducted a study to evaluate the incidence, risk factors and outcomes associated with early acute kidney injury (AKI) in sepsis...
  40. ncbi Renal support in critically ill patients with acute kidney injury
    Sean M Bagshaw
    N Engl J Med 359:1960-1. 2008
  41. ncbi Urinary biochemistry and microscopy in septic acute renal failure: a systematic review
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Department of Intensive Care, Austin Hospital, Heidelberg, Victoria 3084, Australia
    Am J Kidney Dis 48:695-705. 2006
    ..Biochemistry and microscopy of urine are widely published diagnostic activities in patients with acute renal failure (ARF). However, their scientific basis in patients with septic ARF has not been assessed systematically...
  42. doi A comparison of the RIFLE and AKIN criteria for acute kidney injury in critically ill patients
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Department of Intensive Care, Austin Hospital, Heidelberg, Victoria 3084, Australia
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:1569-74. 2008
    ..The Acute Kidney Injury Network (AKIN) group has recently proposed modifications to this system. It is currently unknown whether there are advantages between these criteria...
  43. pmc Changes in the incidence and outcome for early acute kidney injury in a cohort of Australian intensive care units
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Canada
    Crit Care 11:R68. 2007
    ..There is limited information on whether the incidence of acute kidney injury (AKI) in critically ill patients has changed over time and there is controversy on whether its outcome has improved...
  44. ncbi Septic acute kidney injury in critically ill patients: clinical characteristics and outcomes
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Department of Intensive Care and Department of Medicine, Austin and Repatriation Medical Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2:431-9. 2007
    ..Patients with septic AKI had an increased risk for death and longer duration of hospitalization yet showed trends toward greater renal recovery and independence from RRT...
  45. ncbi Loop diuretics in the management of acute renal failure: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Department of Intensive Care, Austin Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Crit Care Resusc 9:60-8. 2007
    ..We systematically reviewed the literature comparing loop diuretics with control in the management of ARF...
  46. ncbi The long-term outcome after acute renal failure
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Department of Intensive Care, Austin Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Curr Opin Crit Care 12:561-6. 2006
    ..Research priorities in critical care are increasingly focusing on long-term outcomes and prognosis for survivors of critical illness. This review will focus on long-term outcomes after acute renal failure...
  47. ncbi A multi-centre evaluation of the RIFLE criteria for early acute kidney injury in critically ill patients
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, 3C1 16 Walter C Mackenzie Centre, 8440 122 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T6G2B7, Canada
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:1203-10. 2008
    ..We sought to evaluate the RIFLE criteria on the day of ICU admission in a large heterogenous population of critically ill patients...
  48. ncbi Phase II, randomized, controlled trial of high-dose N-acetylcysteine in high-risk cardiac surgery patients
    Michael Haase
    Department of Intensive Care, Austin Hospital, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Crit Care Med 35:1324-31. 2007
    ..To assess the effect of high-dose N-acetylcysteine on renal function in cardiac surgery patients at higher risk of postoperative renal failure...
  49. doi Pathophysiology of septic acute kidney injury: what do we really know?
    Li Wan
    Department of Intensive Care, Austin Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Crit Care Med 36:S198-203. 2008
    ..If this were to happen, our therapeutic approaches would also be profoundly altered...
  50. ncbi Epidemiology of renal recovery after acute renal failure
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Department of Intensive Care, Austin Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Curr Opin Crit Care 12:544-50. 2006
    ..Herein, the epidemiology of renal recovery after acute renal failure will be described, along with potential predictive factors and interventions...
  51. ncbi Fluid resuscitation and the septic kidney
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Curr Opin Crit Care 12:527-30. 2006
    ..Thus, in this editorial, we consider the relevant literature and more recent insights into the effect of fluid resuscitation on the septic kidney...
  52. ncbi Erythropoietin and transfusions among critically ill patients
    Sean M Bagshaw
    JAMA 289:1511; author reply 1512. 2003
  53. ncbi Urinary biochemistry in experimental septic acute renal failure
    Christoph Langenberg
    Department of Intensive Care, Austin and Repatriation Medical Centre, Heidelberg, Victoria 3084, Australia
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:3389-97. 2006
    ..However, they have not been adequately studied in sepsis, the most frequent cause of ARF in ICU...
  54. ncbi Early diagnosis of acute kidney injury
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Curr Opin Crit Care 13:638-44. 2007
    ..The early detection of acute kidney injury may allow for timely preventive or therapeutic measures. This review discusses the role of traditional and novel biomarkers in early acute kidney injury diagnosis...
  55. ncbi A systematic review of urinary findings in experimental septic acute renal failure
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Crit Care Med 35:1592-8. 2007
    ..However, the scientific basis for such use has not been systematically evaluated. Thus, we appraised the value of common urinary findings for the diagnosis and classification of experimental septic acute renal failure...
  56. ncbi Diuretics in the management of acute kidney injury: a multinational survey
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta, Canada
    Contrib Nephrol 156:236-49. 2007
    ..Diuretics are a common intervention in critically ill patients with acute kidney injury (AKI). However, there is no information that describes the practice patterns of diuretic use by clinicians...
  57. ncbi Cardiopulmonary bypass-associated acute kidney injury: a pigment nephropathy?
    Michael Haase
    Department of Intensive Care, Austin Health, Austin Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia, and Department of Nephrology, Charite University Medicine, Berlin, Germany
    Contrib Nephrol 156:340-53. 2007
    ..A trial of such treatment might be a reasonable future investigation in higher risk patients receiving CPB...
  58. ncbi Is there a place for levosimendan in the intensive care unit?
    Anthony Delaney
    Northern Clinical School, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Crit Care Resusc 9:290-2. 2007
    ..However, before concluding that there is a place for routine use of levosimendan in the intensive care unit, a careful appraisal of all available evidence is needed...
  59. ncbi Normotensive ischemic acute renal failure
    Rinaldo Bellomo
    N Engl J Med 357:2205; author reply 2205-6. 2007
  60. pmc Caterpillar-induced bleeding syndrome in a returning traveller
    Kris Chan
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
    CMAJ 179:158-61. 2008
  61. doi N-Acetylcysteine does not artifactually lower plasma creatinine concentration
    Michael Haase
    Director of Intensive Care Research, Austin Hospital, University of Melbourne, 3084 Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:1581-7. 2008
    ..However, it has been suggested that NAC may lower plasma creatinine levels independent of any effects on glomerular filtration rate (GFR)...
  62. doi Short- and long-term survival after acute kidney injury
    Sean M Bagshaw
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:2126-8. 2008
  63. pmc The histopathology of septic acute kidney injury: a systematic review
    Christoph Langenberg
    Department of Intensive Care, Austin Hospital, Studley Rd, Heidelberg, Melbourne, Victoria 3084, Australia
    Crit Care 12:R38. 2008
    ..Accordingly, we systematically reviewed the literature to assess current knowledge on the histopathology of septic AKI...
  64. pmc Percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy versus surgical tracheostomy in critically ill patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Anthony Delaney
    Intensive Care Unit, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Crit Care 10:R55. 2006
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