Addition of N-Acetyl Cysteine to Carvedilol Decreases the Incidence of Acute Renal Injury After Cardiac Surgery

Ozaydin M. , PEKER T., AKCAY S., UYSAL B. A. , YÜCEL H., İÇLİ A., ...More

CLINICAL CARDIOLOGY, vol.37, no.2, pp.108-114, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 37 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/clc.22227
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL CARDIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.108-114


BackgroundOxidative stress and inflammation during cardiac surgery may be associated with acute renal injury (ARI). N-acetyl cysteine (NAC) and carvedilol have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties.