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

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00117390
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 6, 2005
Last Update Posted : December 28, 2007
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
University Hospital, Ghent

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the optimal technique for determination of the renal function of critically ill patients.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Renal Function Critical Illness Procedure: Measurement of inulin clearance Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 50 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: Evaluation of the Optimal Technique for Determination of the Renal Function of Critically Ill Patients
Study Start Date : June 2004
Actual Study Completion Date : October 2006

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MedlinePlus related topics: Kidney Tests




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


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

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

Additional Information:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00117390     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2004/101
First Posted: July 6, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 28, 2007
Last Verified: December 2007

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Critical Illness
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes