Professor Sven-Erik Ricksten –Symposia: Cardio-renal interplay: Levosimendan as a kidney-friendly inodilator

Almost all inotropes are vasodilators but agents that work on afferent, efferent or both arterioles will have different outcomes. Explore the data showing that while all available therapies have similarities only levosimendan makes a remarkable difference in increasing the glomerular filtrate rate (J4 increase by 20‒25%).

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