[Aspects of acute renal failure during cardiovascular investigations and procedures which require the administration of iodine contrast medium. Literature review].

@article{Gayet2004AspectsOA,
  title={[Aspects of acute renal failure during cardiovascular investigations and procedures which require the administration of iodine contrast medium. Literature review].},
  author={J. L. Gayet},
  journal={Archives des maladies du coeur et des vaisseaux},
  year={2004},
  volume={97 12},
  pages={1221-30}
}
  • J. L. Gayet
  • Published 2004 in Archives des maladies du coeur et des vaisseaux
The increase in the number of diagnostic and interventional procedures in cardiovascular pathology brings with it more and more frequently the risk of impaired renal function due to the use of iodine contrast media. As these are often older patients with many cardiovascular risk factors, this risk is confounded by the general risk associated with these… CONTINUE READING