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Renal function after coronary artery bypass graft using dexmedetomidine
Acute kidney injury (AKI) is defined by 0.3 mg/dL increase in serum creatinine (SCr) and is associated with higher incidence of postoperative mortality after coronary artery bypass graft (CABG). There are few clinical ...
Effects of Plasma-Lyte® and 0.9% saline in renal function after deceased-donor kidney transplant: a randomized controlled trial
Background: The influence of different crystalloid solutions infused during deceased-donor kidney transplant on the incidence of delayed graft function remains unclear. We investigated the influence of Plasma-Lyte® vs. ...
The accuracy of 99mTc-DTPA scintigraphy in the evaluation of acute renal graft complications
(Sociedade Brasileira de Urologia, 2003)
Introduction of the grayscale median for ultrasound tissue characterization of the transplanted kidney
Ultrasound examination is advised for early post-kidney transplant assessment. Grayscale median (GSM) quantification is novel in the kidney transplant field, with no systematic assessment previously reported. In this ...
Impact of initial exposure to calcineurin inhibitors on kidney graft function of patients at high risk to develop delayed graft function
(Associação Brasileira de Divulgação Científica, 2006-01-01)
We conducted a retrospective analysis of the influence of full doses of calcineurin inhibitors [8-10 mg kg-1 day-1 cyclosporine (N = 80), or 0.2-0.3 mg kg-1 day-1 tacrolimus (N = 68)] administered from day 1 after ...