Frequency of acute kidney injury following intravenous contrast medium administration: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

TitleFrequency of acute kidney injury following intravenous contrast medium administration: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsMcDonald JS, McDonald RJ, Comin J, Williamson EE, Katzberg RW, Murad HM, Kallmes DF
JournalRadiology
Volume267
Issue1
Pagination119-28
Date Published2013 Apr
Abstract

To perform a systematic review and meta-analysis of controlled studies examining the incidence of acute kidney injury (AKI) and other outcomes in patients exposed to intravenous (i.v.) contrast medium compared with patients who underwent an imaging examination without contrast medium or were otherwise unexposed (control group).

DOI10.1039/c3cc44249g
Alternate JournalRadiology