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The Paired Donation Consortium Paired Donation Program

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00374400
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 11, 2006
Last Update Posted : January 3, 2008
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
The Paired Donation Consortium
Information provided by:
University of Cincinnati

Brief Summary:
The purpose of the protocol is to increase the number of living donor transplants by eliminating immune incompatibilities between donors and recipients through paired donation.

Condition or disease
Kidney Transplant

Detailed Description:

The purpose of the protocol is to increase the number of living donor transplants by eliminating immune incompatibilities between donors and recipients through paired donation.

To increase the number of patients transplanted by paired donation by establishment of regional paired donation programs.

To develop educational programs for potential living donors and their recipient, as well as the opportunity for transplant professionals to increase acceptance of the PDC to maximize the opportunity for organ donation.

To identify and evaluate ethical and psychological factors that may influence the effects of paired donation on living kidney donation.


Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 100 participants
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: The Paired Donation Consortium Paired Donation Program
Study Start Date : September 2004
Actual Study Completion Date : November 2007




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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Persons capable of providing written informed consent.
  • Each recipient must have one or more medically suitable donors who are either ABO-incompatible or HLA-incompatible.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Persons with eligible, compatible donor.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00374400


Locations
United States, Ohio
Christ Hospital
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States, 45267
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States, 45267
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Cincinnati
The Paired Donation Consortium
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Steve Woodle, MD University of Cincinnati

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00374400     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: PDC
First Posted: September 11, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 3, 2008
Last Verified: December 2007

Keywords provided by University of Cincinnati:
Kidney
Transplant
Paired donation
Living donor