Comparison of Short-term Infusion Regimens of N-Acetylcysteine Plus Intravenous Fluids, Sodium Bicarbonate Plus Intravenous Fluids, and Intravenous Fluids Alone for Prevention of Contrast-induced Nephropathy in the Emergency Department


Kama A., Yılmaz S., Yaka E., Dervişoğlu E., Doğan N. Ö. , Erimsah E., ...More

ACADEMIC EMERGENCY MEDICINE, vol.21, no.6, pp.616-622, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/acem.12400
  • Journal Name: ACADEMIC EMERGENCY MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.616-622
  • Kocaeli University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: There is no evidence regarding the several short-term prophylaxis protocols for contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN) that may be most feasibly convenient in emergency settings.