nephroprotective

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nephroprotective

(nef″rō-prŏ-tek′tiv) [ nephro- + protective]
Tending to preserve kidney function, esp. when the kidneys are exposed to unusual or unique stresses.
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On comparison with the toxic group, significant nephroprotection was seen with melatonin, which was evident from a significant decrease in serum urea and creatinine (p<0.
The patient was treated, under the cover of nephroprotection, with intravenous 200mCi 177LuDOTA-TATE (3, 7 GBq) (Fig.
Effects of manidipine and delapril in hypertensive patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: The delapril and manidipine for nephroprotection in diabetes (DEMAND) randomized clinical trial.
The study, called BENEFIT (Belatacept Evaluation of Nephroprotection and Efficacy as First-line Immunosuppression Trial) and sponsored by Bristol-Myers Squibb, began in 2006, and FDA approval in 2011 was partly based on the first three years of results.
191]), nephroprotection related to cyclosporine intake (Chander and Chopra [192]), and hepatoprotection related to intake of diethyldithiocarbamate (Gaafa et al.
Aqueous extract of Allium sativum L bulbs offer nephroprotection by attenuating vascular endothelial growth factor and extracellular signal-regulated kinase-1 expression in diabetic rats.
Although various studies have been reported on the benefits of several agents in cisplatin induced renal toxicity, the basis of nephroprotection remains elusive [6].
Actually, statins exert multiple nonlipid-lowering (pleiotropic) effects, such as improvement of endothelial function and reduction of inflammatory and immunomodulatory processes, of oxidative stress and platelet adhesion; they may contribute to both cardio- and nephroprotection even in the short-term [165].
These observations support the hypothesis that the mechanism of nephrotoxicity is related to free radical generation and the nephroprotection offered by hesperidin is due to antioxidant defense system.
Effects of mandipine and delapril in hypertensive patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: the delapril and mandipine for nephroprotection in diabetes (DEMAND) randomized clinical trial.
The data from the BENEFIT (Belatacept Evaluation of Nephroprotection and Efficacy as First-line Immunosuppression Trial) trial, recorded 666 kidney transplants at 100 sites around the world.
From nephroprotection, cardioprotection, neuroprotection to multi-organ protection.