Five things to know about... Contrast-induced nephropathy
- Contrast media-induced nephropathy. // Reactions Weekly;2/13/2016, Vol. 1588 Issue 1, p7
The article focuses on a study published in the journal "Annals of Internal Medicine" which revealed that risk of contrast media-induced nephropathy is less with iodixanol in comparison to low-osmolar contrast media.
- The myth and reality of contrast-induced nephropathy. Ahmed, Firas S.; Newhouse, Jeffrey H. // Applied Radiology;Dec2013, Vol. 42 Issue 12, p16
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- Risk of developing acute kidney injury (AKI) following the administration of iodinated contrast medium. Martin, Derrick; Bradley, Alison; Prescott, Alison M.; Lewington, Andrew J. P.; O¿donoghue, Donal // Clinical Medicine;Dec2012, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p607
A letter to the editor is presented which discusses the risk of developing acute kidney injury (AKI) after the administration of iodinated contrast medium (CM) by Derrick Martin, Professor of gastrointestinal radiology and Alison Bradley, consultant uroradiologist, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester.
- Contrast-induced nephropathy: Pharmacological prophylaxis. Briguori, C.; Marenzi, G. // Kidney International Supplement;Apr2006, Issue 100, pS30
Contrast media-associated acute renal failure represents the third most common cause of in-hospital renal function deterioration after decreased renal perfusion and post-operative renal insufficiency. Although generally benign, this complication is associated with a mortality rate ranging from...
- Role of Apoptosis in the Pathogenesis of Contrast Media-induced Nephropathy and Hints for its Possible Prevention by Drug Treatment. Idee, J.- M.; Boehm, J.; Prigent, P.; Ballet, S.; Corot, C. // Anti-Inflammatory & Anti-Allergy Agents in Medicinal Chemistry;May2006, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p139
Contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN) is a worrying concern in at-risk patients. Its pathophysiological mechanism remains speculative and is possibly modulated according to the risk factor(s) and clinical presentation of the patients. Overall, iodinated contrast media (CM) have been shown, in...
- Nephrotoxicity of contrast media. Berns, Arnold S. // Kidney International;Oct1989, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p730
Focuses on the role of nephrology in the cause of renal failure. Influence of radiocontrast agents on the episodes of renal failure; Factors identified that increase the risk of contrast-associated nephrotoxicity; Prevalence of such risk factors upon the onset of the disease.
- Cystatin C as biomarker of contrast-induced nephropathy in pediatric cardiac angiography. ÖZDEMIR, Osman; OGUZ, Ayse Deniz; EREN, Abdülkadir; SANLI, Cihat; SÖYLEMEZOGLU, Hüsnü Oguz; ÇAYCI, Ayse Banu // Turkish Journal of Medical Sciences;Apr2014, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p178
Background/aim: The purpose of this study is to find the frequency of contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN) and to show the risk factors in the development of CIN and the diagnostic utility of serum cystatin C (CysC) and serum and urine neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) during...
- Manyetik rezonans gÃ¶rÃ¼ntÃ¼leme kontrast maddeleri ve yan etkileri. Dokumacı, Dilek Şen // Journal of Harran University Medical Faculty;2012, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p119
Magnetic resonance imaging contrast agents have being used since the 1980s. Since the use of magnetic resonance imaging contrast agents actively, magnetic resonance imaging has become a very successful radiological imaging modality in many aspects. Today the usage of magnetic resonance imaging...
- Dual Energy CT Angiography of Peripheral Arterial Disease: Feasibility of Using Lower Contrast Medium Volume. Almutairi, Abdulrahman; Sun, Zhonghua; Poovathumkadavi, Abduljaleel; Assar, Tarek // PLoS ONE;9/29/2015, Vol. 10 Issue 9, p1
Objective: One of the main drawbacks associated with Dual Energy Computed Tomography Angiography (DECTA) is the risk of developing contrast medium-induced nephropathy (CIN). The aim of the present study was firstly, to design an optimal CT imaging protocol by determining the feasibility of...