Learners will be able to recognize which patients are at risk of acute kidney injury and how to prevent it, who is suitable for emergency dialysis, all the way through to the management of acute life threatening renal failure in the critically ill patient.

Offered: Ten weeks following HMS743

Prerequisites:A satisfactory performance in all components of the HMS743 assessment. 

Contact hours perweek: 4

Assessment: 40% written exam, 30% log book, 30% supervisor report.