A retrospective observational cohort study investigating the association between acute kidney injury and all-cause mortality among patients undergoing endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms

@article{Minami2017ARO,
  title={A retrospective observational cohort study investigating the association between acute kidney injury and all-cause mortality among patients undergoing endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms},
  author={Kimito Minami and Yoko Sugiyama and Hiroki Iida},
  journal={Journal of Anesthesia},
  year={2017},
  volume={31},
  pages={686-691}
}
Acute kidney injury (AKI) has been found to be associated with short- and long-term mortality and morbidity in various clinical settings. However, it is unknown whether AKI after endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms (EVAR) is associated with postoperative mortality. This observational study analyzed patients who underwent EVAR. The primary… CONTINUE READING