Proenkephalin for the Early Detection of Acute Kidney Injury in Hospitalized Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease

European Journal of Clinical Investigation

24 July Jul 2018 28 days ago
  • Marenzi G

The early detection of acute kidney injury (AKI) in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) is an unmet clinical need. ProEnkephalin (PENK) might improve the early detection of AKI.

Reference

Breidthardt T, Jaeger C, Christ A, Klima T, Mosimann T, Twerenbold R, Boeddinghaus J, Nestelberger T, Badertscher P, Struck J, Bergmann A, Hartmann O, Kalbermatter S, Marenzi G, Mueller C. Proenkephalin for the Early Detection of Acute Kidney Injury in Hospitalized Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease. Eur J Clin Invest 2018 Jul 16:e12999. doi: 10.1111/eci.12999. [Epub ahead of print]


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