Effects of theophyline on contrast

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A.R. Fatahiyan; B. Baqerii; A. Mohseni; A. Makhlouq;
(2006)
  • Publisher: Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences
  • Journal: Journal of Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences (issn: 1735-9260)
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  • Subject: Contrast-induced nephropathy | theophylline | angiography | Medicine | R | Medicine (General) | R5-920

Background and purpose: Contrast-induced nephropathy (CN) is one of the most common causes of iatrogenic acute renal failure. In fact CN is the third leading cause of new ARF in hospitalized patients. Radiocontrast-associated ARF is a significant problem in patients wit... View more
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