Renal impairment in cystic fibrosis patients due to repeated intravenous aminoglycoside use.

@article{AlAloul2005RenalII,
  title={Renal impairment in cystic fibrosis patients due to repeated intravenous aminoglycoside use.},
  author={Mohamed Al-Aloul and Helen Miller and Sailaja Alapati and Peggy Stockton and Martin James Ledson and Martin John Walshaw},
  journal={Pediatric pulmonology},
  year={2005},
  volume={39 1},
  pages={15-20}
}
Although there are reports of cases of acute renal failure occurring in cystic fibrosis (CF) patients, usually in association with the use of nephrotoxic antibiotic therapy, there have been no studies of renal function in this patient group. We hypothesized that long-term use of intravenous (IV) nephrotoxic antibiotics (aminoglycosides and colistin… CONTINUE READING