Contrast-Induced Nephropathy

Predictor of Contrast-Induced Nephropathy Identified

Study Questions Prophylactic Hydration as Standard Care for CIN

High-risk patients who did not receive guidelines-recommended prophylactic hydration prior to procedures requiring iodinated contrast media had the same rate of contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN) as patients who received usual care, according to results from the phase 3 AMACING trial published online ahead of print in The Lancet.1 CIN refers to the decline in renal function…

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