We often worry about patients developing rhabdomyolysis and consequently developing AKI. However, there is much debate and little consistency in the published data, over how to diagnose and who needs admission to treat. So its important to consider both clinical context along with laboratory values
The Fraility Same Day Emergency Care Unit (SDEC) is open at HRI.
This unit is designed to enable frail patients to return to their own homes as soon as possible with the care and support they need.
Is your patient frail? Calculate the Rockwood Score
Are they medically fit for discharge?
The SDEC may be the right place for them to ensure their discharge is safe and timely.
Full SDEC pathway is available here