A brief overview of the renal effects of contrast media (CM) is presented. Many of the physiologic actions of CM are indistinguishable from those of mannitol matched for osmolality. The pathophysiology of CM-induced acute renal failure remains obscure.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Issue number||SUPPL. 1|
|State||Published - 1988|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
- Radiological and Ultrasound Technology