Hoffmann, Ute and Banas, Bernhard and Fischereder, Michael and Krämer, Bernhard K. (2004) N-acetylcysteine in the prevention of radiocontrast-induced nephropathy: clinical trials and end points. Kidney and blood pressure research 27 (3), pp. 161-166.
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N-acetylcysteine (NAC) has been suggested to prevent radiocontrast-induced nephropathy (RCIN) in patients with a reduced renal function. However, clinical studies have not been demonstrating this effect consistently. Also, reviews and meta-analyses dealing with the question of prevention of RCIN by NAC have been controversial. Nearly all investigators used serum creatinine as surrogate end point ...
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|Institutions:||Medicine > Lehrstuhl für Innere Medizin II|
|Dewey Decimal Classification:||600 Technology > 610 Medical sciences Medicine|
|Refereed:||Yes, this version has been refereed|
|Created at the University of Regensburg:||Yes|
|Deposited On:||14 Mar 2007|
|Last Modified:||13 Mar 2014 09:49|