Anne M Rowat
Renal dysfunction in stroke patients: A hospital-based cohort study and systematic review.
Rowat, Anne M; Graham, Catriona; Dennis, Martin S
Martin S Dennis
Background and purpose
Renal dysfunction (i.e. a reduced estimated glomerular filtration rate, eGFR) is commonly found in hospitalized stroke patients but its associations with patients' characteristics and outcome require further investigation.
We linked clinical data from stroke patients enrolled between 2005 and 2008 into two prospective hospital registers with routine laboratory eGFR data. The eGFR was calculated using the Modification of Diet in Renal Disease method and renal dysfunction was defined as
Rowat, A. M., Graham, C., & Dennis, M. S. (2014). Renal dysfunction in stroke patients: A hospital-based cohort study and systematic review. International Journal of Stroke, 9, 633-639. https://doi.org/10.1111/ijs.12264
|Journal Article Type||Article|
|Acceptance Date||Jan 14, 2014|
|Online Publication Date||Mar 12, 2014|
|Publication Date||Mar 12, 2014|
|Deposit Date||May 6, 2015|
|Publicly Available Date||May 6, 2015|
|Peer Reviewed||Peer Reviewed|
|Keywords||acute stroke; complications; estimated glomerular filtration rate; renal function;|
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