Steven Weisbord, Author at Oncology Nurse Advisor

Steven Weisbord

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Contrast-induced AKI, contrast nephropathy, contrast-induced nephropathy, radiocontrast nephropathy

1. Description of the problem Contrast-induced acute kidney injury (CIAKI) is characterized by an abrupt decline in kidney function following the intravascular administration of iodinated contrast media. CIAKI manifests as an increase in the serum creatinine concentration (SCr) within 2-5 days following the administration of contrast. In severe cases, it may be associated with oliguria…

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