Serum cystatin C as an early marker of Acute Kidney Injury in elderly patients after surgery for femur fracture. An observational study

    DOI Logo 10.17352/2455-5495.000031

    Published On: May 06, 2019 | Pages: 001 - 007

    Author(s): José de Souza Andrade Neto, MD, PhD, Vera Lucia Fernandes de Azevedo, MD, PhD, Italo Lopes and Carvalho, MD, Reinaldo da Silva Santos Junior, MD, MsC, Paulo do Nascimento Junior, MD, PhD and Norma Sueli Pinheiro Modolo, MD, PhD
    Background: Acute kidney injury (AKI) is prevalent in hospitalized patients, primarily in patients undergoing major surgical procedures. AKI is associated with increased morbimortality, and patients would benefit from a very early diagnosis that would allow implementation of specific therapeutic or additional prophylactic measures. The present study evaluated serum cy ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate GrowKudos
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