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The Study of Long-term Deterioration of Kidney Transplants.

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00217126
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 22, 2005
Last Update Posted : January 3, 2013
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
This study is being done to create a kidney transplant database with information from many transplant centers for the purpose of studying ways to help improve transplant outcomes and the care of transplant recipients. This is also being done to learn why kidney transplant recipients have worsening of their kidney function, and whether there are specific findings that could result in future treatments.

Condition or disease Phase
Kidney Transplant Phase 4

Detailed Description:
Data will be collected from the participant's medical records, local health care providers and participant's to clarify or add any information. Participants will have samples of blood, and urine obtained during their routine visits, that will be saved for testing in this study. In addition, participant's receiving a kidney biopsy performed as a part of their clinical care, will have a piece of the biopsy used for the study. This study will be followed for five years.

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 870 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Long-term Kidney Function (2 Arms-Prospective and Retrospective)
Study Start Date : October 2005
Primary Completion Date : August 2012
Study Completion Date : August 2012

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Groups and Cohorts

Outcome Measures

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Kidney Transplant Recipients
In the prospective group, all participants who will be receiving a kidney transplant are eligible. In the retrospective group, kidney transplant recipients who are undergoing a kidney biopsy to determine the cause of change in their serum creatine level.
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United States, Minnesota
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota, United States, 55905
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mayo Clinic
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis
University of Alabama at Birmingham
University of Alberta
University of Iowa
Principal Investigator: Fernando G. Cosio, M.D. Mayo Clinic
More Information

Responsible Party: Dr. Fernando Cosio, Mayo Clinic
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00217126     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 143-05
First Posted: September 22, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 3, 2013
Last Verified: January 2013