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P06

Acute kidney injury after cardiothoracic surgery: is NGAL a useful biomarker?

Friday, 25 May, 2012 - 11:05
Board 3

Neutrophil gelatinase-associated-lipocalin (NGAL) has been put forward as a biomarker for acute kidney injury (AKI) after cardiac surgery. We evaluated NGAL in 192 consecutive cardio-thoracic surgery patients. Furthermore, we compared heparin-plasma with EDTA-plasma since heparin-plasma has advances from a logistic point of view.
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General Critical Care

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