Table 1

Incidence of contrast-induced nephropathy in treatment arms.

Study

CIN incidence NaHCO3 (%)

CIN incidence NS (%)


Merten

1.7

13.6

Hengel

2.6

12.1

REMEDIAL

1.9

9.9

RENO

1.8

21.8

Masuda

6.7

34.5

Ozcan

4.5

13.6

Shaikh

8.8

11.8

Kim

17.9

18.2

Chen

1.8

14.0

Heguilen

11.1

11.1

Saidin

31.0

14.3

Brar

13.3

14.5

Maioli

10.0

11.5

REINFORCE

4.2

2.7

Malpica

15.8

21.7

Tamura

1.4

12.5

Lin

13.3

16.7


CIN = contrast-induced nephropathy; NaHCO3 = sodium bicarbonate; NS = normal saline.

Meier et al. BMC Medicine 2009 7:23   doi:10.1186/1741-7015-7-23

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