Effect of remifentanil during cardiopulmonary bypass on incidence of acute kidney injury after cardiac surgery.

Effect of remifentanil during cardiopulmonary bypass on incidence of acute kidney injury after cardiac surgery.

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Background:

"Acute kidney injury (AKI) after cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) is a well-known postoperative complication. Remifentanil, which is a commonly used ultra-short-acting opioid, has antiinflammatory and sympatholytic effects with improvement of microcirculation."1


1. Effect of remifentanil during cardiopulmonary bypass on incidence of acute kidney injury after cardiac surgery.
Sakai W, Yoshikawa Y, Hirata N, Yamakage M.
J Anesth. 2017 Oct 30. [Epub ahead of print]

 

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