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Severe acute kidney injury is independently associated with mortality in children with septic shock

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The authors thank Kelli Harmon and Patrick Lahni (Cincinnati Children’s Research Foundation) for technical assistance in the conduct of these studies. The members of the Genomics of Pediatric Septic Shock are: Scott L. Weiss: The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, 19104; Parag N. Jain: Texas Children’s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 77030; Adam Schwarz: Children’s Hospital of Orange County, Orange, CA, 92868; Riad Lutfi: Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, IN, 46202; Jeffrey Nowak: Children’s Hospital and Clinics of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 55404; Geoffrey L. Allen: Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO, 64108; Neal J. Thomas: Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital, Hershey, PA, 17033; Jocelyn R. Grunwell: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Eggleston, Atlanta, GA, 30322; Torrey Baines: University of Florida Health, Gainesville, FL, 32610; Michael Quasney: CS Mott Children’s Hospital at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109; Bereketeab Haileselassie: 14Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford, Palo Alto, CA 94304.


Funded by National Institute of General Medical Sciences, R35GM126943 (H.R.W.)

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Stanski, N.L., Cvijanovich, N.Z., Fitzgerald, J.C. et al. Severe acute kidney injury is independently associated with mortality in children with septic shock. Intensive Care Med (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00134-020-05940-8

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