June 2008, Volume 38 Number 6 , p 56hn1 - 56hn6
Bednarski, Donna RN, APRN,BC, CNN, CNP, MSN; Castner, Debra RN, APNC, CNN, MS; Douglas, Claudia RN, APNC, CNN, MA
Issue: Volume 38(6), June 2008, pp 56hn1,56hn2,56hn4,56hn6 Publication Type: [HOSPITAL nursing] Publisher: © 2008 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc. Institution(s): Donna Bednarski is a CNS/NP in nephrology at Harper University Hospital in Detroit, Mich. Debra Castner is manager, CKD Health and Wellness Program/State Health Benefit Plan Care Management for Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield of New Jersey. Claudia Douglas is administrative director, Clinical Research Center at Hackensack University Medical Center in Hackensack, N.J.
Acute injury to the renal tubules is a common cause of acute renal failure. Although usually reversible, acute ...