Blood urea nitrogen measurement

Known as: Nitrogen, Blood Urea, bun measurement, BUN 
The urea concentration of the blood stated in terms of nitrogen content. Serum (plasma) urea nitrogen is approximately 12% higher than blood urea… (More)

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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The Schwartz formula was devised in the mid-1970s to estimate GFR in children. Recent data suggest that this formula currently… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
UNLABELLED Approximately 50% of patients hospitalized for heart failure have preserved systolic function. These patients are more… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
CONTEXT Estimation of mortality risk in patients hospitalized with acute decompensated heart failure (ADHF) may help clinicians… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Despite significant advances in intensive care therapy and antibiotics, severe sepsis accounts for 9% of all deaths in the United… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND There is considerable variability in rates of hospitalization of patients with community-acquired pneumonia, in part… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Data from 35 trials with 482 lactating cows fed 106 diets were used to study the effects of animal and dietary factors on the… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
End-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients have a high cardiovascular mortality rate. Precise estimates of the prevalence, risk… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Among patients with end-stage renal disease who are treated with hemodialysis, solute clearance during dialysis and… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
BACKGROUND AND METHODS Although cachexia often accompanies advanced heart failure, little is known about the causes of the… (More)
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1965
Highly Cited
1965
Automated and manual direct methods for the determination of urea in blood or serum are described. These methods determine urea… (More)
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