NICE Final Guideline – Acute kidney injury: prevention, detection and management

The Acute kidney injury: prevention, detection and management final guideline has now been published on the NICE website. The guideline covers preventing, detecting and managing acute kidney injury in children, young people and adults. It aims to improve assessment and detection by non-specialists, and specifies when people should be referred …

Dialysis – Getting the Right Balance, University of Bristol, 27th November 2019

On 27th November, 58 delegates from across the UK met for a one-day conference entitled ‘Dialysis – getting the right balance’ at the Will’s Memorial Building, University of Bristol. Attendees included kidney health professionals, academics, primary care and palliative physicians, ethicists, patient and public representatives, health economists, public health professionals, …

NICE: Point-of-care creatinine devices to assess kidney function before CT imaging with intravenous contrast

Diagnostics Assessment Programme Point-of-care creatinine devices to assess kidney function before CT imaging with intravenous contrast The final diagnostics guidance on ‘Point-of-care creatinine devices to assess kidney function before CT imaging with intravenous contrast’ has been published. You can find the final guidance by clicking here.