Kai Singbartl

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Pulmonary renal syndrome

1. Description of the problem Acute kidney injury (AKI) and acute lung injury (ALI) represent serious complex clinical problems, especially when they occur together. In-hospital mortality for acute lung injury, for example, nearly doubles in the presence of acue kidney injury, indicating clinically relevant lung-kidney interactions. AKI was originally described as the abrupt loss of…

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