A Study of the Safety and Efficacy of Long-term Correction of Anemia With Epoetin Alfa in Early Hemodialysis Patients
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00261521|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 5, 2005
Last Update Posted : December 3, 2010
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Kidney Failure, Chronic Anemia||Drug: epoetin alfa||Phase 3|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||596 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Official Title:||Double-blind Study to Assess the Impact of Normalization of Hemoglobin Compared to Partial Correction of Hemoglobin With EPREX�/ERYPO� on Left Ventricular Structure in Early Hemodialysis Patients (RWJ-22512)|
|Study Start Date :||February 2000|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||May 2003|
- Percent change in left ventricular volume index (LVVI) at Week 96.
- Percent change at Week 96 in left ventricular mass index (LVMI), development of new heart failure, correlation between change in left ventricular indices and average maintenance hemoglobin, 6-minute walking test, and quality of life.
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|Study Director:||Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L. C. Clinical Trial||Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L.C.|