INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.167, no.4, pp.1396-1399, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
Background: Contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN) remains a common complication of radiographic procedures. Radiocontrast agents can cause a reduction in renal function that may be due to reactive oxygen species. Conflicting evidence suggests that administration of antioxidants prevents CIN.