Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs are an important cause of acute kidney injury in children.

@article{Misurac2013NonsteroidalAD,
  title={Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs are an important cause of acute kidney injury in children.},
  author={Jason M Misurac and Chad A. Knoderer and Jeffrey D. Leiser and Corina Nailescu and Amy C. Wilson and Sharon Phillips Andreoli},
  journal={The Journal of pediatrics},
  year={2013},
  volume={162 6},
  pages={1153-9, 1159.e1}
}
OBJECTIVE To characterize nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)-associated acute kidney injury (AKI) in children. STUDY DESIGN We conducted a retrospective chart review of children diagnosed with AKI through the use of International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision diagnosis code 584.5 or 584.9 from January 1999 to June 2010. Medical records were reviewed to confirm the diagnosis of AKI and to quantify NSAID administration. Pediatric RIFLE criteria were used to codify AKI… CONTINUE READING
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