Epidemic of iron overload in dialysis population caused by intravenous iron products: a plea for moderation

Am J Med. 2012 Oct;125(10):951-2. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2012.02.009. Epub 2012 Jul 13.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Editorial

MeSH terms

  • Anemia / drug therapy*
  • Anemia / etiology
  • Anemia / prevention & control
  • Hematinics / adverse effects*
  • Hematinics / therapeutic use
  • Humans
  • Infusions, Intravenous
  • Iron / adverse effects*
  • Iron / therapeutic use
  • Iron Overload / chemically induced*
  • Iron Overload / prevention & control
  • Kidney Failure, Chronic / complications
  • Kidney Failure, Chronic / therapy*
  • Practice Guidelines as Topic
  • Renal Dialysis* / adverse effects

Substances

  • Hematinics
  • Iron