HDCN: The long awaited results of the VA/NIH trial of dose of dialysis in critically ill patients with AKI will be reported Tuesday, May 20, at the American Thoracic Society Meeting:

http://www.thoracic.org/sections/meetings-and-courses/international-conference/2008/

[3:00 pm]
Intensive Versus Non-Intensive Renal Replacement Therapy (RRT) in Critically Ill Patients with Acute Kidney Injury (AKI), [Publication Page: A767]

P.M. Palevsky, M.D., J. Zhang, Ph.D., T. OConnor, Ph.D., Pittsburgh, PA, West Haven, CT

Conclusions: The overall 60-day all-cause mortality was 52%. The study has >90% power to detect a 10% difference in mortality. The study will be unblinded prior to the meeting and the results of the primary study endpoint, 60-day all-cause mortality by treatment arm, will be presented.

Date/Time: Tuesday, May 20, 2008 - 3:00 PM
Session Info: [**] Mini-Symposium, [C94] FIVE RCT IN CRITICAL CARE AND EDITORIAL COMMENT
Session Time: 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Room: Room 718A (South Building, Level 700), Metro Toronto Convention Centre