1Department of Nephrology, Charité, Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany.
2Department of Anesthesiology, University Hospital Duesseldorf, Heinrich-Heine-University, Berlin, Germany.
All authors meet all authorship requirements. Dr. Khadzhynov, Ms. Dahlinger, and Dr. Slowinski conceived, designed, and performed the study. Drs. Peters, Budde, Halleck, and Staeck contributed to conception, design, data acquisition as well as revised the article for intellectual content and supported data interpretation. All authors participated in data analysis, read and approved the final article.
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This study was funded through the department funds.
Drs. Peters, Kindgen-Milles, and Slowinski have received funds for speaking at a symposia organized on behalf of Fresenius Medical Care, Germany. Dr. Slowinski’s institution received funding from Fresenius Medical Care Deutschland AG, and he disclosed other support from Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma GmbH and Bristol-Myers Squibb. The remaining authors have disclosed that they do not have any potential conflicts of interest.
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