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Ergocalciferol in Chronic Kidney Disease

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00411294
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 13, 2006
Last Update Posted : December 13, 2006
Information provided by:
Saint Louis VA Medical Center

Brief Summary:
To examine the effect of ergocalciferol treatment on 25-hydroxyvitamin D and PTH levels in patients with CKD stage 3 and 4

Condition or disease
Chronic Kidney Disease

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Study Type : Observational
Observational Model: Defined Population
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: The Effect of Ergocalciferol Treatment on 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Levels and Plasma Intact PTH in Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease Stage 3 and 4

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Kidney Diseases

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient with CKD stage 3 or 4 whose 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels are below 30 ng/ml and plasma intact PTH levels >70 pg/ml.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who are on any form of active vitamin treatment

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00411294

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United States, Missouri
Saint Louis VA Medical Center
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States, 63104
Sponsors and Collaborators
Saint Louis VA Medical Center
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Principal Investigator: Ziyad Al-Aly, M.D. VAMC-Saint Louis
Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Layout table for additonal information Identifier: NCT00411294    
Other Study ID Numbers: ZA-01
First Posted: December 13, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 13, 2006
Last Verified: December 2006
Keywords provided by Saint Louis VA Medical Center:
chronic kidney disease
secondary hyperparathyroidism
vitamin D deficiency
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Kidney Diseases
Renal Insufficiency, Chronic
Urologic Diseases
Renal Insufficiency