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Table 12 Comparison between IRRT and CRRT

From: The Japanese Clinical Practice Guideline for acute kidney injury 2016

  Advantage Disadvantage
IRRT Rapid correction of fluid and electrolyte Hemodynamic intolerance
Patient’s mobility Rebound phenomenon
Anticoagulation/bleeding disorders
Low cost
CRRT Hemodynamic tolerance Requirement of continuous anticoagulation
No osmotic cellular shift High cost
Workload for medical staff