Health Related Quality of Life and Cognitive Function Among Norwegian Dialysis Patients

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00806130
First received: December 9, 2008
Last updated: NA
Last verified: December 2008
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to assess health related quality of life and its predictors among chronic dialysis patients and to assess cognitive function using 3 different tests.


Condition
Chronic Kidney Failure
Renal Dialysis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Health Related Quality of Life and Cognitive Function Among Norwegian Dialysis Patients, a Cross-Sectional Study

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Further study details as provided by Norwegian University of Science and Technology:

Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: September 2008
Study Completion Date: November 2008
Primary Completion Date: November 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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

Patients with end-stage renal disease and in active dialysis treatment in the Norwegian county of Sør-Trøndelag.

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Chronic kidney failure
  • Active dialysis treatment
  • Aged over 18 years
  • Able to read and answer the quality of life questionaire

Exclusion Criteria:

-

  Contacts and Locations
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Locations
Norway
Trondheim, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway
Sponsors and Collaborators
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Inger Karin Lægreid, M.D. Norwegian University of Science and Technology
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Inger Karin Lægreid, M.D., Norwegian University of Science and Technology
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00806130     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: dialysesortrondelag
Study First Received: December 9, 2008
Last Updated: December 9, 2008
Health Authority: Norway: Norwegian Social Science Data Services

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Renal Insufficiency
Kidney Failure, Chronic
Kidney Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Renal Insufficiency, Chronic

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