Plasma neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin is an early marker of acute kidney injury in critically ill patients: a prospective study

@inproceedings{Constantin2009PlasmaNG,
  title={Plasma neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin is an early marker of acute kidney injury in critically ill patients: a prospective study},
  author={J M Constantin and Emmanuel Futier and Laurence Roszyk and S{\'e}bastien Perbet and Vincent Sapin and Alexandre Lautrette and Bertrand Souweine and J. E. Bazin},
  booktitle={Journal of critical care},
  year={2009}
}
PURPOSE The aim of the study was to assess the ability of plasma neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (pNGAL) to predict acute kidney injury (AKI) in adult intensive care unit (ICU) patients. METHODS All consecutives patients admitted to 3 ICUs were enrolled in this prospective-observational study. Plasma neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin was analyzed at ICU admission. Risk, injury, failure, loss, and end-stage kidney (RIFLE) criteria were calculated at admission and for each… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 59 extracted citations

Biomarkers of Renal Disease and Progression in Patients with Diabetes

Journal of clinical medicine • 2015
View 5 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…