So what is kidney replacement therapy (KRT)? As the name suggests, it is the artificial form of removal of wastes and excess fluids from the body as a proxy for the kidneys. Who needs that? Patients with acute kidney injury (AKI), as well as any patient with end stage kidney disease (ESKD) or Chronic Kidney…
Let’s Take a Walk Through the Nephron
Kidney physiology can be a daunting topic. Don’t worry the Kidney Zone has you covering. Faculty Lead, John Roberts, has a video just for you. Below is a 30 min video that covers everything you need to know about the nephron. Take a look below. Tell us what you think.