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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Mitchell, A; Daul, AE; Beiderlinden, M; Schäfers, RF; Heemann, U; Kribben, A; Peters, J; Philipp, T; Wenzel, RR 
Title:
A new system for regional citrate anticoagulation in continuous venovenous hemodialysis (CVVHD). 
Abstract:
BACKGROUND: CVVHD is an established renal replacement therapy in hemodynamically unstable ICU patients. Various methods for regional citrate anticoagulation have been developed to minimize bleeding complications. Metabolic alkalosis, the risk of severe hypocalcemia and need for continuous calcium substitution as well as treatment-associated hypernatremia have limited the success of systems employed so far. We have developed a new technique for regional citrate anticoagulation in CVVHD to overcom...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Clin Nephrol 
Year:
2003 
Journal volume:
59 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
106-14 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0301-0430 
TUM Institution:
Abteilung für Nephrologie