Comparative Effects of Hemodilutional Anemia and Transfusion during Cardiopulmonary Bypass on Acute Kidney Injury: A Prospective Randomized Study

Ariturk C. , Ozgen Z. S. , Kilercik M. , Ulugol H. , Okten E. M. , Aksu U., ...More

HEART SURGERY FORUM, vol.18, no.4, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1532/hsf.1387
  • Title of Journal : HEART SURGERY FORUM


Aim: Acute kidney injury after cardiopulmonary bypass has been associated with dilutional anemia during surgery. We aimed both to explore if this relation is modulated by blood transfusion and to understand the postoperative contribution of protein oxidation.