A Study of Drug-Induced Kidney Disease
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
End Stage Renal Disease
|Study Design:||Time Perspective: Retrospective|
|Official Title:||A Study of Drug-Induced Kidney Disease|
- The incidence of herbal nephropathy [ Time Frame: 5 years ]
- The epidemiology of primary diagnosis for end stage renal disease in Taiwan [ Time Frame: 5 years ]
|Study Start Date:||May 2008|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||September 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
This is a retrospective study, by computer screening, chart review and phone survey to find herbal nephropathy and determine the cause-relationship.
Using ICD-9-CM code as a tool to screen the newly diagnosed ESRD in NTUH computer data base, and divided patients into those with underlying disease(s) that cause the renal failure and those without.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00729014
|National Taiwan University Hospital|
|Taipei, Taiwan, 100|
|Principal Investigator:||Kwan-Dun Wu, MD, PhD||National Taiwan University Hospital|