Sodium bicarbonate to prevent increases in serum creatinine after cardiac surgery: a pilot double-blind, randomized controlled trial

Michael Haase, Anja Haase-Fielitz, Rinaldo Bellomo, Prasad V Devarajan, David A Story, George Matalanis, Michael C Reade, Sean M Bagshaw, Narelle Seevanayagam, Siven Seevanayagam, Laurie A Doolan, Brian F Buxton, Duska Dragun

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To test whether perioperative sodium bicarbonate infusion can attenuate postoperative increases in serum creatinine in cardiac surgical patients.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)39 - 47
Number of pages9
JournalCritical Care Medicine
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes

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