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Chapter 13 - Acute kidney injury (AKI) in cardiac surgery

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  05 December 2015

Sunit Ghosh
Papworth Hospital, Cambridge
Florian Falter
Papworth Hospital, Cambridge
Albert C. Perrino, Jr
Yale University, Connecticut
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Cardiopulmonary Bypass , pp. 203 - 213
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Print publication year: 2015

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Brown, JR, Cochran, RP, Dacey, LJ, et al. Northern New England Cardiovascular Disease Study Group. Perioperative increases in serum creatinine are predictive of increased 90-day mortality after coronary artery bypass graft surgery. Circulation 2006; 114(1 Suppl): I409–13.
Chertow, GM, Levy, EM, Hammermeister, KE, Grover, F, Daley, J. Independent association between acute renal failure and mortality following cardiac surgery. Am J Med 1998; 104(4): 343–8.
Garg, AX, Devereaux, PJ, Salim, Y, et al. Kidney function after off-pump or on-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery a randomised clinical trial. JAMA 2014; 311(21): 2191–8
Hilberman, M, Myers, BD, Carrie, BJ, et al. Acute renal failure following cardiac surgery. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 1979; 77(6): 880–8.
Hix, JK, Thakar, CV, Katz, EM, et al. Effect of off-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery on postoperative acute kidney injury and mortality. Crit Care Med 2006; 34(12): 2979–83.
Lassnigg, A, Donner, E, Grubhofer, G, et al. Lack of renoprotective effects of dopamine and furosemide during cardiac surgery. J Am Soc Nephrol 2000; 11(1):97104.
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Parikh, CR, Thiessen-Philbrook, H, Garg, AX et al. Performance of kidney injury molecule-1 and liver fatty acid-binding protein and combined biomarkers of AKI after cardiac surgery. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2013; 8(7): 1079–88.
Ranucci, M, Ballotta, A, Kunkl, A, et al. Influence of the timing of cardiac catheterization and the amount of contrast media on acute renal failure after cardiac surgery. Am J Cardiol 2008; 101(8): 1112–18.
Rosner, MH, Okusa, MD. Acute kidney injury associated with cardiac surgery. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol CJASN 2006; 1(1): 1932.
Schetz, M, Bove, T, Morelli, A, et al. Prevention of cardiac surgery-associated acute kidney injury. Int J Artificial Org 2008; 31(2): 179–89.
Seabra, VF, Alobaidi, S, Balk, EM et al. Off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery and acute kidney injury: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2010; 5(10): 1734–44.
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Thakar, CV, Worley, S, Arrigain, S, Yared, JP, Paganini, EP. Influence of renal dysfunction on mortality after cardiac surgery: modifying effect of preoperative renal function. Kidney Int 2005; 67(3): 1112–19.

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