Search for dissertations about: "contrast medium induced nephropathy"

Found 3 swedish dissertations containing the words contrast medium induced nephropathy.

  1. 1. Low kilovoltage computed tomography to reduce contrast medium dose in patients at risk of acute kidney injury

    Author : Fredrik Holmquist; Lund Diagnostisk radiologi; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Computed tomography; Image quality; Radiation dosimetry; contrast medium induced nephropathy; Iterative reconstruction algorithms;

    Abstract : Background: Patients with reduced renal function may be at risk of contrast medium-induced acute kidney injury (CI-AKI) following intravenous iodine contrast medium (CM) enhanced computed tomography (CT). Reducing the CM dose may reduce this risk. READ MORE

  2. 2. Diagnostic quality in computed tomography angiography after EVAR

    Author : Leena Lehti; Lund Diagnostisk radiologi; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; computed tomography angiography; image reconstruction; Abdominal aortic aneurysm; dual-energy computed tomography; metal artefact reduction; EVAR; contrast medium induced nephropathy;

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  3. 3. On Renal Artery Stenosis

    Author : Hampus Eklöf; Rickard Nyman; David Bergqvist; Bertil Andrén; Lars Lönn; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Radiology; Renal artery obstruction; Comparative studies; Contrast media; adverse events; Revascularization; Radiologisk forskning; Radiological research; Radiologisk forskning;

    Abstract : Renal artery stenosis (RAS) is a potentially curable cause of hypertension and azotemia. Besides intra-arterial renal angiography there are several non-invasive techniques utilized to diagnose patients with suspicion of renal artery stenosis. READ MORE