Neurocrit Care 2021 Mar 5. Epub 2021 Mar 5.
Department of Neurology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1120 NW 14th Street, CRB 1365, Miami, FL, 33136, USA.
Background: Lowering blood pressure intensively in acute intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) is associated with adverse renal events; Blacks and Hispanics have a higher incidence of ICH and kidney disease than Whites. In addition, CT angiography (CTA), which may also be associated with acute kidney injury (AKI), is often done in acute ICH. Our objective was to investigate the relationship between aggressive BP management, CTA, race-ethnicity and the risk of developing AKI in patients presenting with ICH. Read More