Assessing the effect of preoperative levosimendan on renal function in patients with right ventricular dysfunction
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The Acute Kidney Injury Network (AKIN) classification considers SCr values, urea and urine output in order to improve timely diagnose ARF and improve patient prognosis by early treatment. Preoperative levosimendan is a new way for cardiac and kidney protection, we try to evaluate this drug in fifteen patients comparing values of AKIN scale parameters pre and post cardiac surgery in patients with right ventricle dysfunction.
KeywordsLevosimendan Acute renal failure Preoperative Kidney AKIN scale
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Authors do not have a financial relationship with the organization that sponsored the research. The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.
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