Worsening renal function in patients admitted with acute decompensated heart failure: incidence, risk factors and prognostic implications.

@article{Belziti2010WorseningRF,
  title={Worsening renal function in patients admitted with acute decompensated heart failure: incidence, risk factors and prognostic implications.},
  author={Cesar Antonio Belziti and Rodrigo Bagnati and Paola Ledesma and Norberto O. Vulcano and Sandra F{\'e}rnandez},
  journal={Revista espanola de cardiologia},
  year={2010},
  volume={63 3},
  pages={
          294-302
        }
}
INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVES Acute decompensated heart failure (ADHF) is a common cause of hospital admission and is associated with an increased risk of worsening renal function (WRF). The aims of this study were to investigate the incidence and predictors of WRF in patients admitted for ADHF and to assess the prognostic significance of WRF at 1 year. METHODS A retrospective analysis of data on 200 consecutive patients admitted with ADHF was carried out. By definition, WRF occurred when the… CONTINUE READING
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