Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin after off pump versus on pump coronary artery surgery

Miklos Lipcsey, Philip A Hayward, Michael Haase, Ania Haase-Fielitz, Glenn M Eastwood, Leah Peck, George Matalanis, Rinaldo Bellomo

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Context: Cardiac surgery. Objective: To compare plasma and urinary neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (P-/U-NGAL) in on-pump (n=43) versus off-pump (n=40) surgery. Materials and methods: We obtained perioperative P-/U-NGAL and outcome data. Results: P-/U-NGAL increased after surgery. P-NGAL was higher post-surgery in on pump patients (139 versus 67?g L-1; p
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)22 - 28
Number of pages7
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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