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Effect of Malnutrition on the Prognosis in Hemodialysis Patients

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00307983
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified March 2006 by University of Shizuoka.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : March 28, 2006
Last Update Posted : March 28, 2006
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to examined the effect of malnutrition and/or inflammation on atherosclerosis and prognosis in hemodialysis.

Condition or disease
Chronic Renal Failure Hemodialysis Malnutrition

Detailed Description:
Malnutrition is known to affect their prognosis in hemodialysis patients. Furthermore, recent studies indicate that malnutrition is associated with inflammation and atherosclerosis in these patients. In this study we examine the effect of malnutrition and/or inflammation on atherosclerosis and 5-year survival rate in 600 hemodialysis patients.

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 600 participants
Observational Model: Defined Population
Observational Model: Natural History
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Effect of Malnutrition on the Prognosis in Hemodialysis Patients
Study Start Date : April 2004
Estimated Study Completion Date : February 2006

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Outcome Measures

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 70 Years   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • hemodialysis for at least 6 months

Exclusion Criteria:

  • disabled patients
Contacts and Locations

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Contacts
Contact: Hiromichi Kumagai, MD +81-54-264-5567 kumagai@u-shizuoka-ken.ac.jp

Locations
Japan
Maruyama Hospital Recruiting
Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, Japan, 430
Contact: Takako Takita, MD    +81-53-473-6721    takako@mbox.co.jp   
Principal Investigator: Takako Takita, MD         
Iwata City Hospital Recruiting
Iwata, Shizuoka, Japan, 438-8550
Contact: Ryuichi Furuya, MD    +81-538-38-5053    r-furuya@isis.ocn.ne.jp   
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Shizuoka
Investigators
Study Chair: Hiromichi Kumagai, MD University of Shizuoka
More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00307983     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CT2006002
First Posted: March 28, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 28, 2006
Last Verified: March 2006

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Renal Insufficiency
Malnutrition
Kidney Failure, Chronic
Kidney Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Nutrition Disorders
Renal Insufficiency, Chronic