Acute Renal Failure after Septic Shock

  • Pasquale Coratelli
  • Giuseppe Passavanti
  • Michele Giannattasio
  • Alberto Amerio
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 212)


The problem of sepsis and acute renal failure(ARF)remains to date a major unsolved challenge to nephrologists. Despite the regular use of dialysis and other major improvements in the management of patients (pts) with ARF,mortality continues to be distressingly high(1,2).


Septic Shock Peritoneal Dialysis Acute Renal Failure Obstructive Jaundice Acute Tubular Necrosis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pasquale Coratelli
    • 1
  • Giuseppe Passavanti
    • 1
  • Michele Giannattasio
    • 1
  • Alberto Amerio
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of NephrologyUniversity of BariBariItaly

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