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APRIL 23, 2020 — Through a recent webinar by the American Modern society of Nephrology, Anitha Vijayan, MD, professor of drugs in the Division of Nephrology at Washington University College of Drugs in St. Louis gave a presentation on the Functional Elements of RRT in Hospitalized Sufferers with AKI or ESKD. We requested her to share some of her insights with Medscape.

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What are the indications for renal substitution remedy (RRT) in patients with COVID-19?

Anitha Vijayan, MD: