Study of Prevalence of Proteinuria, Urinary Tract Infection or Hematuria in Athletes

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified June 2009 by Far Eastern Memorial Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
First Posted : June 3, 2009
Last Update Posted : September 23, 2009
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Far Eastern Memorial Hospital

Brief Summary:
To understand the urine analysis of athletes

Condition or disease

Detailed Description:
there maybe some genitourinary problem related to athletes, such as proteinuria, hematuria, scrotal pain, STD, etc. To explore these problems and give adequate management for them not only improved athletes' health, but also it can do their best in their exercise performance.

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 300 participants
Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Urine Analysis in Different Types of Athletes
Study Start Date : December 2008
Estimated Primary Completion Date : May 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date : November 2009

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tract and field athletes
swimming athletes
tennis athletes
football athletes
basketball athletes
Badminton athletes
control group

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 25 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
In some types exercise, including basketball, swimming, tract & field, tennis, football athletes, we make a study analysis of their urine data to find any abnormality such as microhematuria, proteinuria or pyuria.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • proteinuria, hematuria, pyuria

Exclusion Criteria:

  • bacteriuria

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00912834

Sponsors and Collaborators
Far Eastern Memorial Hospital
Study Chair: Chung Yin Wu, MD Chung Yin Wu

Responsible Party: FarEasternMH, hospital Identifier: NCT00912834     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 97088
First Posted: June 3, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 23, 2009
Last Verified: June 2009

Keywords provided by Far Eastern Memorial Hospital:
urinary tract infection

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Urinary Tract Infections
Urologic Diseases
Urination Disorders
Urological Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms