Uremic Toxins of Patients With Acute Kidney Failure

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
University Hospital, Ghent
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00148044
First received: September 6, 2005
Last updated: December 19, 2007
Last verified: December 2007
  Purpose

Determination of the concentration of uremic toxins of sepsis patients with or without acute kidney failure compared to the concentrations of uremic toxins of chronically uremic patients


Condition Intervention
Kidney Failure, Acute
Procedure: Blood sampling for determination of uremic toxins

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Uremic Toxins of Patients With Acute Kidney Failure

Further study details as provided by University Hospital, Ghent:

Estimated Enrollment: 30
Study Start Date: October 2003
Study Completion Date: February 2004
Detailed Description:

Determination of the concentration of uremic toxins of sepsis patients with or without acute kidney failure compared to the concentrations of uremic toxins of chronically uremic patients

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Intensive Care patients with sepsis
  • Patients with acute kidney failure: serum creatinin > 2 mg/dl
  • Chronic haemodialysis patients

Exclusion Criteria:

  • < 18 years
  Contacts and Locations
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Locations
Belgium
University Hospital Ghent
Ghent, Belgium, 9000
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Ghent
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Raymond Vanholder, MD, PhD University Hospital, Ghent
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00148044     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2003/298
Study First Received: September 6, 2005
Last Updated: December 19, 2007
Health Authority: Belgium: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Acute Kidney Injury
Renal Insufficiency
Kidney Diseases
Urologic Diseases

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