Dr. Starr and Dr. Harer were a part of the NICU Grad Podcast hosted by Dr. Neena Jube-Desai. In this two part podcast, they break down Neonatal Acute Kidney Injury – make sure to check it out!
This month’s article of the month comes from Austin Rutledge, a Neonatology Fellow at MUSC and part of the inaugural Six-2 Crew. This month’s article focuses on the results of a multicenter trial evaluating the epidemiology of AKI in neonates after cardiac surgery.. For more details, read the summary here!
This month’s article of the month summary comes from Dr. Ayesa Mian reviewing the recent Pediatric Nephrology article by Dr. Stuart Goldstein and collegues evaluating outcomes of the new CARPEDIEM for continuous kidney replacement therapy in infants <5 kg. For more details, read the full summary here.
This article of the month comes to us from Dr. Arwa Nada, evaluating a recent article about AKI rates after critical congenital heart disease surgery. In this retrospective single center study of 317 neonates, the rate of AKI was 36%. AKI was also associated with increased mortality and more complicated admissions with longer respiratory support. For more, click here to read the full summary.
Jul 2, 2021
Congratulations to our first group of Six2 Crew interns. Our 8 interns include pediatric residents, chief residents, as well as fellows in neonatology and nephrology (or both!). During their two years with the program, they will rotate through each committee and learn more about the work of the NKC. Join us in welcoming them to the NKC!