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Cardiology Research and Practice
Volume 2010, Article ID 150285, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2010/150285
Clinical Study

Impact of Moderate to Severe Renal Impairment on Mortality and Appropriate Shocks in Patients with Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators

1Division of Cardiology, Creighton University Medical Center, 3006 Webster Street, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
2Department of Cardiology, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
3Department of Internal Medicine, Cheyenne Regional Medical Center, Cheyenne, WY 82001, USA
4Department of Internal Medicine, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68131, USA

Received 4 May 2010; Revised 25 October 2010; Accepted 1 November 2010

Academic Editor: Brian Olshansky

Copyright © 2010 Venkata M. Alla et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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