Acute kidney injury after snakebite accident treated in a Brazilian tertiary care centre (pages 764–770)
Polianna L. M. M. Albuquerque, Geraldo B. Silva Junior, Camilla N. Jacinto, Julianna B. Lima, Caroline B. Lima, Yago S. Amaral, Maria do Socorro B. Veras, Rosa M. S. Mota and Elizabeth F. Daher
Article first published online: 18 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/nep.12327
Summary at a Glance
The manuscript describes the epidemiology and clinical features of AKI among victims of snake bite in Brazil. Importantly, a significant proportion did not show full renal functional recovery.