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Renal Cell Apoptosis and New Treatment Options in Sepsis-Induced Acute Kidney Injury
(INFORMA HEALTHCARE, 2013)
Sepsis is a common and important cause of mortality in critically ill patients. Acute kidney injury (AKI) is one of the most important factors determining morbidity and mortality in the prognosis of sepsis. Recent studies ...
Brucellar pericarditis: a report of four cases and review of the literature
(ELSEVIER SCI LTD, 2013)
Background: Brucellosis, a disease endemic in many countries including Turkey, is a systemic infectious disease. Cardiovascular complications are not frequent, and endocarditis is the main cardiac manifestation of brucellosis. ...
Renal Effects of Levosimendan: A Consensus Report
Renal dysfunction is common in clinical settings in which cardiac function is compromised such as heart failure, cardiac surgery or sepsis, and is associated with high morbidity and mortality. Levosimendan is a calcium ...
Community-acquired CTX-M-15-type ESBL-producing Escherichia coli meningitis: a case report and literature review
(J INFECTION DEVELOPING COUNTRIES, 2013)
In this report, a case of community-acquired acute bacterial meningitis (CA-ABM) caused by CTX-M-15-producing Escherichia coli in an elderly male patient was presented in the light of literature. Cultures of cerebrospinal ...