Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| The role of mitochondrial dysfunction in ARDS after AKI|
||San Diego, CA
|Congressional District Code:
||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| October 2018 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Acute kidney injury (AKI) occurs in 30% of critically ill veterans, and the 6-year mortality rate is greater than 50%1,22. Interestingly, the leading causes of death in AKI are non-renal complications, and respiratory failure is the most serious non-renal complication of AKI with a worse prognosis than all other remote organ failures4. It is now recognized that there are mechanisms of respiratory failure in AKI beyond volume overload, such as the development of the acute respiratory distress syn...
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