The effects of Terlipressin on regional hemodynamics and kidney function in experimental hyperdynamic sepsis

Ken Ishikawa, Li Wan, Paolo Calzavacca, Rinaldo Bellomo, Michael Bailey, Clive May

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Abstract

Although terlipressin (TP) may improve renal function in cirrhotic patients, its use in sepsis remains controversial due to concerns about regional ischemia. We investigated the effects of TP on regional hemodynamics and kidney function in experimental hyperdynamic sepsis.
Original languageEnglish
Article numbere29693
Number of pages9
JournalPLoS ONE
Volume7
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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