Neutrophil gelatinase associated lipocalin in predicting postoperative acute kidney injury in elderly


ORHON ERGÜN M. , ZENGİN S. Ü. , Mustafayeva A., UMUROĞLU T.

IRISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCE, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11845-021-02865-z
  • Title of Journal : IRISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCE
  • Keywords: Abdominal surgery, Acute kidney injury (AKI), Elderly, Laparotomy, Oncologic surgery, Plasma neutrophil gelatinase associated lipocalin (pNGAL), CARDIOPULMONARY BYPASS, CYSTATIN C, BIOMARKER, OUTCOMES

Abstract

Background Elderly patients are at increased risk of developing acute kidney injury (AKI) following major surgery and rapid diagnosis is essential.