Incidence and peri-operative risk factors for development of acute kidney injury in patients after cardiac surgery: A prospective observational study
Stavros Dimopoulos, Charalambia Kinti, Niki Rouvali, Magda Georgopoulou, Mariantzela Mavraki, Androniki Tasouli, Efterpi Lyberopoulou, Antonios Roussakis, Andreas Karabinis, Department of Cardiac Surgery Intensive Care Unit, Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center, Athens 17674, Greece
Stavros Dimopoulos, Georgios Zagkotsis, Ioannis Vasileiadis, Serafim Nanas, Department of Clinical Ergospirometry, Exercise and Rehabilitation Laboratory, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens 10676, Greece
Author contributions: Dimopoulos S conceptualized and designed the study. Karabinis A supervised the study; Dimopoulos S, Zagkotsis G, Tasouli A, Vasileiadis I and Nanas S were involved in the data curation and analysis, projet administration and provided scientific review; Dimopoulos S, Kinti C, Rouvali N, Georgopoulou M, Mavraki M and Lyberopoulou E performed the research and collected the data; Dimopoulos S and Zagkotsis G wrote the paper, reviewed, edited and revised the final version of the manuscript. All authors have read and approved the final manuscript.
Institutional review board statement: The study was reviewed and approved by Ethics Committee of the Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center, Athens, Greece (Number Id: 663/12.12.19.
Informed consent statement: All study participants provided informed consent and the study was carried out in accordance with the ethical standards set by the Declaration of Helsinki.
Conflict-of-interest statement: There are no conflicts of interest to report.
Data sharing statement: No additional data are available.
STROBE statement: The authors have read the STROBE Statement—checklist of items, and the manuscript was prepared and revised according to the STROBE Statement—checklist of items.
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Corresponding author: Stavros Dimopoulos, PhD, Chief Doctor, Consultant Physician-Scientist, Director, Doctor, Research Scientist, Staff Physician, Department of Cardiac Surgery Intensive Care Unit, Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center, Athens, 17674, Greece. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: February 8, 2023
Peer-review started: February 8, 2023
First decision: March 14, 2023
Revised: March 28, 2023
Accepted: May 4, 2023
Article in press: May 4, 2023
Published online: June 6, 2023