An interesting investigation that assesses the beneficial effects of high-dose atorvastatin in preventing contrast-induced nephropathy in patients receiving non-urgent cardiac catheterization.


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Title: Statin use for renoprotection against contrast-induced nephropathy
Author: Sarath Kolluru, MD
Author Type: Fellow
Citation: Nephrology On-Demand 2011
Date Created: 2011
Revisions: None Indicated
Disclaimers: None
Resource Type: Video
Other: Presented at ECU Nephrology Journal Club on 11/15/11
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