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journal article 
Author(s):
Horn, Thomas; Ladwein, Barbara; Maurer, Tobias; Redlin, Jutta; Seitz, Anna Katharina; Gschwend, Jürgen E; Retz, Margitta; Kübler, Hubert R 
Title:
The method of GFR determination impacts the estimation of cisplatin eligibility in patients with advanced urothelial cancer. 
Abstract:
To determine GFR with different methods in patients with first-line chemotherapy for advanced urothelial cancer (UC) and to evaluate the impact of these methods on the estimation of cisplatin eligibility.A database was built retrospectively containing all patients receiving first-line chemotherapy for UC between 2001 and 2012 in one German high-volume center. GFR was calculated with the methods by Cockcroft-Gault (CG), MDRD and CKD-EPI. Measurements of creatinine clearance with timed urine colle...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
World J Urol 
Year:
2014 
Journal volume:
32 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
359-63 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0724-4983 
TUM Institution:
Urologische Klinik und Poliklinik