Online ISSN: 2515-8260

Keywords : CIN


The Predictive Value of Oral Nicorandil on Contrast Induced Nephropathy in Patients with Renal Insufficiency Undergoing Cardiac Catheterization in Non ST Segment Elevation Acute Coronary Syndrome

Ayman Ahmed Seleim Msc; Osama Mohamed Hassan MD; Ahmed Shawky El-serafy MD.; Ahmed Ibrahim El-Desoky MD

European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 2021, Volume 8, Issue 3, Pages 331-351

CIN leads to increased morbidity, prolonged hospital stay and thereby, more health care costs. The incidence of CIN varies from 2% to 30%. Fortunately, most cases can be completely reversed within two to four weeks. The optimal therapeutics used to prevent and CIN remains unclear. The main objective of the current study is to assess the effect of oral Nicorandil on the occurrence of CIN in patients with renal insufficiency undergoing cardiac catheterization in NSTEACS