Renal Insufficiency in the Newborn: Definitions, Prevention, Management

Starting with a refresher on neonatal renal function, pediatric nephrologist Elizabeth Black, MD, offers a guide that covers the factors that can impair kidney health before, during and after birth; treatments that can prevent acute kidney injury in those at risk; the latest dialysis options (and how to modify them for the tiniest patients); and simple keys to follow-up that may lower the risk of chronic kidney disease in adulthood.

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