L-FABP can be an early marker of acute kidney injury in children

Abstract

Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a common postoperative complication following cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) surgery. New biomarkers to identify patients with early AKI (before increases in serum creatinine) are needed to facilitate appropriate treatment. This study aimed to test the role of urinary liver fatty-acid-binding protein (L-FABP) as an early biomarker… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00467-013-2421-z

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