Reversible preoperative renal dysfunction does not add to the risk of postoperative acute kidney injury after cardiac valve surgery. FREE

Reversible preoperative renal dysfunction does not add to the risk of postoperative acute kidney injury after cardiac valve surgery.

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Objective:

"To evaluate the impact of the renal dysfunction (RD) type and change of postoperative cardiac function on the risk of developing acute kidney injury (AKI) in patients who underwent cardiac valve surgery."1


1. Reversible preoperative renal dysfunction does not add to the risk of postoperative acute kidney injury after cardiac valve surgery.
Xu JR, Zhuang YM, Liu L, Shen B, Wang YM et al.
Ther Clin Risk Manag. 2017 Nov 10;13:1499-1505 FREE

 

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