May 28, 2020


In this episode of the Critical Matters, we will discuss acute kidney injury (AKI) in patients with COVID-19.

Our guest is Dr. Claudio Ronco, a thought leader in the field of acute kidney injury and nephrology critical care. Dr. Ronco is professor of Nephrology at the University of Padua. Dr. Ronco is also Director of the Department of Nephrology Dialysis & Transplantation and of the International Renal Research Institute (IRRIV) at San Bortolo Hospital in Vicenza, Italy.

Additional Resources:
Acute Kidney Injury:
Management of Acute Kidney Injury in Patients with COVID-19:
Extracorporeal Blood Purification and Organ Support in the Critically Ill Patient During COVID-19 Pandemic: Expert Review and Recommendation:
Video - Cappuccino with Claudio Ronco:

Books Mentioned in this Episode:
Carpediem by Claudio Ronco:
From Fish to Philosopher by Homer W. Smith: