Acute Kidney Injury in Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease Undergoing Internal Carotid Artery Stent Implantation

Michael Donahue, Gabriella Visconti, Amelia Focaccio, Lucio Selvetella, Maria Baldassarre, Chiara Viviani Anselmi, Carlo Briguori

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Abstract

Objectives This study sought to investigate acute kidney injury (AKI) following carotid artery stenting (CAS). Background Few data exist on AKI following CAS. Methods This study evaluated 126 chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients who underwent CAS. The risk for contrast-induced AKI was defined by the Mehran score. Hemodynamic depression (i.e., periprocedural systolic blood pressure

Original languageEnglish
Article number2120
Pages (from-to)1506-1514
Number of pages9
JournalJACC: Cardiovascular Interventions
Volume8
Issue number11
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 1 2015

Keywords

  • complication
  • contrast media
  • kidney
  • prevention

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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