Cardiorenal syndrome: pathophysiology, preclinical models, management and potential role of uraemic toxins

Shan Liu, Suree Lekawanvijit, Andrew Kompa, Bing Wang, Darren Kelly, Henry Krum

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Abstract

Cardiorenal syndrome (CRS) describes the primary dysfunction in either the kidney or heart that initiates the combined impairments of both organs. The heart and the kidney exert reciprocal control of the respective function to maintain constant blood volume and organ perfusion under continuously changing conditions.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)692 - 700
Number of pages9
JournalClinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology
Volume39
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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