Severe infrarenal atheroma load in open aortic aneurysm repair is not a risk factor for postoperative Acute Kidney Injury.
Ann Vasc Surg 2018 Jun 14. Epub 2018 Jun 14.
Department of Vascular Surgery, Haga hospital Leyweg 275 2545CH The Hague, The Netherlands.
Objectives: Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) after open aortic repair is subject to multiple patient- and operation-related variables. Hostile neck morphology in open aneurysm repair is thought to contribute to this AKI risk post-operatively. The aim of this study was to evaluate if large neck atheroma is a possible risk factor in the postoperative development of AKI. Read More