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N-acetylcysteine in the prevention of radiocontrast-induced nephropathy: clinical trials and end points

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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Abstract

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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Item Type:Article
Date:2004
Institutions:Medicine > Lehrstuhl für Innere Medizin II
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10.1159/000079804DOI
15256811PubMed ID
Subjects:600 Technology > 610 Medical sciences Medicine
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Yes
Owner: Petra Gürster
Deposited On:14 Mar 2007
Last Modified:13 Mar 2014 09:49
Item ID:1285
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