Position Statements

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The Think Kidneys Programme Board has reviewed for 2020 the Position Statement regarding ‘Sick day guidance’ for patients at risk of Acute Kidney Injury.

The Think Kidneys Programme Board has produced a position statement on the use of oliguria to detect AKI.

Think Kidneys have published a position statement in collaboration with the Renal Association and the British Society for Heart Failure about changes in kidney function and serum potassium during ACEI/ARB/diuretic
treatment in primary care. You can find it here