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Clin Res Cardiol. 2019 Jul 5.

Incidence, predictors, and relevance of acute kidney injury in patients undergoing left atrial appendage closure with Amplatzer occluders: a multicentre observational study.

Sedaghat A, Vij V, Streit SR, Schrickel JW, Al-Kassou B, Nelles D, Kleinecke C, Windecker S, Meier B, Valglimigli M, Nietlispach F, Nickenig G, Gloekler S

Acute kidney injury (AKI) remains a frequent complication after cardiac interventions, such as left atrial appendage closure (LAAC), yet limited data are available on the incidence and clinical implication of AKI in this setting. We sought to assess incidence, predictors and relevance of AKI after LAAC.

PMID: 31278520