Effect of dopamine on renal function after arteriography in patients with pre-existing renal

Hans, Sachinder S.; Hans, Bijaya A.; Dhillon, Rajesh; Dmuchowski, Carl; Glover, John
May 1998
American Surgeon;May1998, Vol. 64 Issue 5, p432
Academic Journal
Studies the efficacy of low dose intravenous dopamine infusion in preventing contrast-induced nephropathy in patients with chronic renal insufficiency. Nephropathy as the third leading cause of hospital-acquired acute renal failure; Determination of renal insufficiency; Protection provided by dopamine against acute decreases in renal function.


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