Contrast associated nephropathy in the elderly.

Abstract

Contrast medium studies have become an important tool for management and diagnosis in many medical specialties. As we age, the need for such studies increase in presence of multiple comorbidities as coronary artery disease and diabetes mellitus. Nephropathy induced by iodine contrast medium is an important complication of radiological procedures, most… (More)

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@article{CarrilloAlvira2008ContrastAN, title={Contrast associated nephropathy in the elderly.}, author={F{\'e}lix Carrillo-Alvira and Carlos G Rivera-Berm{\'u}dez and Ivonne Z. Jim{\'e}nez-Vel{\'a}zquez and Cristina Ramos-Romey and Juan Jos{\'e} Gonz{\'a}lez-Concepci{\'o}n}, journal={Boletin de la Asociacion Medica de Puerto Rico}, year={2008}, volume={100 3}, pages={25-7} }