Citrate and Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
With widespread utilization of continuous renal replacement therapy, it's critical to know about how citrate may have a role. Host Pamela M. Peeke, MD, MPH, FACP, FACSM, is joined by Ashita Tolwani, MD, to review citrate and its role in the anticoagulation process and how it can decrease the likelihood of adverse events and ease clinician workload. Dr. Tolwani is a nephrologist at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA.
*Some formulations of citrate are not FDA approved for use in CRRT.
Drug Dosing and Considerations in AKI and RRT
Host Michael Smith, MD, is joined by Melissa L. Thompson Bastin, PharmD, BS, BCPS, CRRT, to review dosing regimens for CRRT, studies of CRRT antibiotic dosing, and CRRT utilization in COVID-19 patients.View resource
CRRT in the ICU From a Nursing Perspective
Host Michael Smith, MD, is joined by Barbara McLean, MN, RN, CCNS-BC, NP-BC, CCRN, FCCM, to explore when to start CRRT, the nursing role, and other considerations and challenges.View resource
COVID-19 and Renal Replacement Therapy
Host Pamela Peeke, MD, MPH, FACP, FACSM, is joined by Michael J. Connor, Jr .. MD to review RRT utilization and best practices during COVID-19, what hospitals are doing to prepare for surge in RRT, and how to mitigate anticoaguability in CRRT.View resource