Aug
2003

The association of lowest hematocrit during cardiopulmonary bypass with acute renal injury after coronary artery bypass surgery.

Swaminathan M, Phillips-Bute BG, Conlon PJ, Smith PK, Newman MF, Stafford-Smith M
Ann Thorac Surg 2003;76(3):784-791.
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Challenging data about correlation between hemodilution and acute renal injury (documented by increase of creatinine), however, seems only to be relevant in patients with overweight.

– Volker Kretschmer