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Central Blood Volume in Hypotensive Dialysis Patients

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Danish State Hospital Identifier:
First received: November 21, 2005
Last updated: September 11, 2006
Last verified: September 2006
The purpose of the study is to test whether hypotensive episodes during dialysis - caused by withdrawal of fluid drom the circulation - can be predicted by means of two harmless monitoring techniques.

Intradialytic Hypotension

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Observational Model: Natural History
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Registration of Central Blood Volume in Hypotensive Dialysis Patients - a Comparison of Thoracic Impedance and Central Venous Saturation Monitoring

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Further study details as provided by Danish State Hospital:

Estimated Enrollment: 20
Study Start Date: November 2005
Estimated Study Completion Date: May 2006

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Chronic hemodialysis patients with central vascular access

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients below 18 years of age
  • Patients unable to give informed consent
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00257504

Danish State Hospital
Copenhagen, Denmark, 2100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Danish State Hospital
Study Director: Søren D Ladefoged, MD Danish State Hospital
  More Information Identifier: NCT00257504     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CBV estimation
Study First Received: November 21, 2005
Last Updated: September 11, 2006

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Antihypertensive Agents processed this record on June 23, 2017