Endovascular revascularization of renal artery stenosis in the solitary functioning kidney Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Angioplasty
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Kidney
  • Renal Artery Obstruction
  • Stents

abstract

  • Intervention in patients with a solitary functioning kidney is a safe procedure and improves or stabilizes renal function in 82% of patients. Clinical benefit is dictated by preoperative GFR, renal size, and the occurrence of acute functional injury after the procedure.

publication date

  • April 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jvs.2008.11.042

PubMed ID

  • 19217744

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 953

end page

  • 60

volume

  • 49

number

  • 4