Pre-existing renal failure worsens the outcome after intestinal ischaemia and reperfusion in rats.

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BACKGROUND Chronic kidney disease (CKD) serves as a risk factor in the development of acute kidney injury (AKI) requiring renal replacement therapy. Furthermore, superimposed AKI on CKD is associated with an increased mortality and risk of progression to end-stage renal disease. We aim to examine whether CKD increases the morbidity and mortality of AKI… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/ndt/gfq281

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@article{Skott2010PreexistingRF, title={Pre-existing renal failure worsens the outcome after intestinal ischaemia and reperfusion in rats.}, author={Martin Skott and Rikke N\orregaard and Hanne Birke Sorensen and T H Kwon and J\orgen Fr\okiaer and S\oren Nielsen}, journal={Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association}, year={2010}, volume={25 11}, pages={3509-17} }