Prolonged Hyperglycemia and Renal Failure after Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.

Affiliation

Department of Cardiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center affiliated to the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel, [Email]

Abstract

There are limited data regarding the effect of long-standing hyperglycemia on the occurrence of acute kidney injury (AKI) in ST segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI).

Keywords

Acute kidney injury,Acute myocardial infarction,Glycated hemoglobin,HbA1c,