Reliable preprocedural risk scores for the prediction of Contrast-Induced Acute Kidney Injury (CI-AKI) following Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (pPCI) in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) are lacking. Aim of this study was to derive and validate a preprocedural Risk Score in this setting.
Buratti S, Crimi G, Somaschini A, Cornara S, Camporotondo R, Cosentino N, Moltrasio M, Rubino M, De Metrio M, Marana I, De Servi S, Marenzi G, De Ferrari GM. A preprocedural risk score predicts acute kidney injury following primary percutaneous coronary intervention. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 2020 Aug 14. doi: 10.1002/ccd.29176