Advertisement

Topics

Statins for Prevention of Contrast Induced Nephropathy

2014-09-22 14:39:34 | BioPortfolio

Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-09-22T14:39:34-0400

Clinical Trials [1587 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

The Acetylcysteine for Contrast-Induced Nephropathy Trial

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of acetylcysteine compared to placebo for the contrast-induced nephropathy prevention, between 48 and 96 hours after procedures that u...

Efficacy Study of Vitamin D to Treat Contrast-induced Nephropathy

The investigators planned to research the effect of vitamin D supplementation on the incidence of contrast-induced nephropathy in patients undergoing coronary angiography.

Effects Of Combination Therapy Of Statin And Ascorbic Acid For Prevention Of Contrast-Induced Nephropathy

To evaluate the benefit for statin use in prevention of of CI-AKI after computed tomography urogram (CTU).

Acetylcysteine, Theophylline, and a Combination of Both in the Prophylaxis of Contrast-Induced Nephropathy

Several studies demonstrated a significant reduction of contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN; definition: increase in serum creatinine of >=0.5mg/dl and/or >=25% increase within 48h after con...

Aging Biomakers and ConTrast Induced Nephropathy (ACTIN) Trial

Biomarkers such as kidney injury molecule-1 (KIM-1) and neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) have been used for the early diagnosis of AKI, although with no definitive results...

PubMed Articles [13577 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Contrast-induced nephropathy in patients with diabetes mellitus between iso- and low-osmolar contrast media: A meta-analysis of full-text prospective, randomized controlled trials.

This study was conducted to compare iso-osmolar contrast medium, iodixanol, with low-osmolar contrast media (LOCM) for assessing contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN) incidence, exclusively in the diabet...

Atorvastatin Versus Placebo for Prostate Cancer Before Radical Prostatectomy-A Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Clinical Trial.

We tested whether intervention with atorvastatin affects the prostate beneficially compared with placebo in men with prostate cancer in a randomized clinical trial. A total of 160 statin-naïve prosta...

Remote Ischemic Preconditioning in Renal Protection During Elective Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.

Remote ischemic preconditioning (RIPC) exerts protection in remote organs. The purpose of this study was to investigate the potential of RIPC to prevent contrast induced nephropathy. One hundred and t...

Topical atorvastatin 1% for prevention of skin toxicity in patients receiving radiation therapy for breast cancer: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.

The purpose of this randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind study was to investigate the preventive effect of topical administration of atorvastatin (ATV) on the acute radiation-induced skin toxi...

Clinical Implications of Contrast-Induced Nephropathy in Patients Without Baseline Renal Dysfunction Undergoing Coronary Angiography.

The clinical implications of different definitions of contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN) in patients without baseline renal dysfunction are not well defined.

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Renal syndrome in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients characterized by nephrotic syndrome, severe proteinuria, focal and segmental glomerulosclerosis with distinctive tubular and interstitial changes, enlarged kidneys, and peculiar tubuloreticular structures. The syndrome is distinct from heroin-associated nephropathy as well as other forms of kidney disease seen in HIV-infected patients.

Misunderstanding among individuals, frequently research subjects, of scientific methods such as randomization and placebo controls.

Abnormally high temperature intentionally induced in living things regionally or whole body. It is most often induced by radiation (heat waves, infra-red), ultrasound, or drugs.

Artificially induced UTERINE CONTRACTION. Generally, LABOR, OBSTETRIC is induced with the intent to cause delivery of the fetus and termination of pregnancy.

An effect usually, but not necessarily, beneficial that is attributable to an expectation that the regimen will have an effect, i.e., the effect is due to the power of suggestion.

More From BioPortfolio on "Statins for Prevention of Contrast Induced Nephropathy"

Advertisement
Quick Search
Advertisement
Advertisement

 

Searches Linking to this Trial