Comparison of Femoral Versus Jugular Routes for Temporary Hemodialysis in Seriously Ill Patients (CATHEDIA)
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The purpose of this study is to determine whether a jugular route leads to a lower rate of complications as compared with a femoral route for catheterization in patients admitted in several intensive care units in France who develop acute renal failure requiring hemodiafiltration or hemodialysis.
Condition or disease
Kidney Failure, AcuteCritical Illness
Procedure: Femoral route for hemodialysisProcedure: Jugular route for hemodialysis
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Admitted in intensive care unit (ICU)
Clinicians have the choice between jugular and femoral routes
Chronic renal failure requiring long term dialysis