Improved survival from acute renal failure after treatment with intravenous essential L-amino acids and glucose. Results of a prospective, double-blind study

N Engl J Med. 1973 Apr 5;288(14):695-9. doi: 10.1056/NEJM197304052881401.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Clinical Trial
  • Randomized Controlled Trial

MeSH terms

  • Acute Kidney Injury / complications
  • Acute Kidney Injury / diagnosis
  • Acute Kidney Injury / mortality
  • Acute Kidney Injury / physiopathology
  • Acute Kidney Injury / therapy*
  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Amino Acids / administration & dosage*
  • Blood Urea Nitrogen
  • Clinical Trials as Topic
  • Creatinine / blood
  • Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage / complications
  • Glucose / administration & dosage*
  • Humans
  • Hypertonic Solutions
  • Kidney / physiopathology
  • Middle Aged
  • Parenteral Nutrition* / adverse effects
  • Pneumonia / complications
  • Prognosis
  • Prospective Studies
  • Renal Dialysis
  • Sepsis / complications

Substances

  • Amino Acids
  • Hypertonic Solutions
  • Creatinine
  • Glucose