Relation Between Renin-Angiotensin Gene Polymorphisms, Plasma Adiponectin and Arterial Stiffness in Renal Transplant Recipients

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
University Hospital, Ghent
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00221533
First received: September 12, 2005
Last updated: December 19, 2007
Last verified: December 2007
  Purpose

Relation between Renin-Angiotensin Gene Polymorphisms, Plasma Adiponectin and Arterial Stiffness in Renal Transplant Recipients


Condition
Vascular Diseases
Arterial Stiffness

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Relation Between Renin-Angiotensin Gene Polymorphisms, Plasma Adiponectin and Arterial Stiffness in Renal Transplant Recipients

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Further study details as provided by University Hospital, Ghent:

Estimated Enrollment: 250
Study Start Date: March 2004
Study Completion Date: August 2006
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Aged between 18 and 80 years, extremes included
  • Kidney transplants with or without other transplant organs
  • Informed consent
  • Stable clinical condition on the basis of a pre-trial physical examination, medical history, and the results of blood biochemistry and haematology tests

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnant, lactating females
  • Recent (< 4 weeks) change in antihypertensive drug medication
  • Current or recent (< 2 weeks) acute illness such as infection or bleeding
  • Current treatment for malignancy
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00221533

Locations
Belgium
University Hospital Ghent
Ghent, Belgium, 9000
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Ghent
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Francis Verbeke, MD University Hospital, Ghent
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00221533     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2005/196
Study First Received: September 12, 2005
Last Updated: December 19, 2007
Health Authority: Belgium: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases

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