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Peritoneal Dialysis Versus Haemodialysis

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified December 2014 by University Hospital, Ghent.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University Hospital, Ghent Identifier:
First received: September 12, 2008
Last updated: December 4, 2014
Last verified: December 2014
Study in order to quantify toxin removal during dialysis

Condition Intervention
Procedure: Peritoneal dialysis
Procedure: Haemodialysis

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Clinical Study in Order to Quantify Solute Removal in Peritoneal Dialysis Versus Haemodialysis

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Further study details as provided by University Hospital, Ghent:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Registration of toxin removal efficiency [ Time Frame: After 1 week and after 1, 3, 6, 9, 12, 18 and 24 months ]

Estimated Enrollment: 75
Study Start Date: September 2008
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2015
Estimated Primary Completion Date: May 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: 1
Peritoneal dialysis
Procedure: Peritoneal dialysis
Blood, urine and dialysate sampling
Active Comparator: 2
Procedure: Haemodialysis
Blood, urine and dialysate sampling


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Substudy 1: includes new starting dialysis patients on peritoneal dialysis PD or haemodialysis HD
  • Substudy 2: stabile haemodialysis patients and peritoneal dialysis patients. Patients will be matched for gender, time on dialysis, diabetes, renal function at the start of dialysis.
  • Substudy 3: patients on CAPD (continuous ambulant PD) or CCPD (continuous cyclic PD).
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00752583

Contact: Sunny Eloot, PhD

University Hospital Ghent Recruiting
Ghent, Belgium, 9000
Principal Investigator: Raymond Vanholder, MD, PhD         
Sub-Investigator: Sunny Eloot, PhD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Ghent
Principal Investigator: Raymond Vanholder, MD, PhD University Hospital, Ghent
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: University Hospital, Ghent Identifier: NCT00752583     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2008/232
Study First Received: September 12, 2008
Last Updated: December 4, 2014

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Chronic renal insufficiency (patients under dialysis) processed this record on May 25, 2017