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Evaluation of the Optimal Technique for Determination of Renal Function of Critically Ill Patients

This study has been completed.
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University Hospital, Ghent Identifier:
First received: June 30, 2005
Last updated: December 19, 2007
Last verified: December 2007
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the optimal technique for determination of the renal function of critically ill patients.

Condition Intervention
Renal Function
Critical Illness
Procedure: Measurement of inulin clearance

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: Evaluation of the Optimal Technique for Determination of the Renal Function of Critically Ill Patients

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Further study details as provided by University Hospital, Ghent:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Comparison of the determination of the renal function by other means than the golden standard, inulin clearance

Estimated Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: June 2004
Study Completion Date: October 2006

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Over 18 years old
  • Intensive care patient
  • Given informed consent
  • Arterial infusion
  • A bladder catheter

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Diurese < 400 mL/d
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00117390

University Hospital Ghent
Ghent, Belgium, 9000
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Ghent
Principal Investigator: Eric Hoste, MD, PhD University Hospital, Ghent
  More Information

Additional Information: Identifier: NCT00117390     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2004/101
Study First Received: June 30, 2005
Last Updated: December 19, 2007

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Critical Illness
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes processed this record on May 25, 2017