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Association of the Intrarenal Resistance Index (RI) of Transplanted Kidneys With Generalized Atherosclerosis

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 June 2010 by University of Zurich.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by:
University of Zurich Identifier:
First received: October 22, 2009
Last updated: June 28, 2010
Last verified: June 2010
Cross sectional observational ultrasound study of transplanted kidneys and the carotid artery in consecutive recruited outpatients.

Condition Intervention
Renal Transplantation Procedure: Vascular ultrasound

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective

Further study details as provided by University of Zurich:

Estimated Enrollment: 160
Study Start Date: October 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: October 2010
Intervention Details:
    Procedure: Vascular ultrasound
    RI ist predictive for arteriosclerosis

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients after renal transplantation with stable renal function

Inclusion criteria:

  • Patients after renal transplantation with stable renal function

Exclusion criteria:

  • Known impairment of renal function (e.g. acute rejection)
  • Known renal artery or carotid artery stenosis
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01001065

Contact: 01 Studienregister MasterAdmins +41 (0)44 255 11 11

Zurich, Switzerland
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Zurich
Study Director: 01 Studienregister MasterAdmins UniversitaetsSpital Zuerich
  More Information

Responsible Party: Christoph Thalhammer, MD, USZ Identifier: NCT01001065     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CT-03-2009-USZ
Study First Received: October 22, 2009
Last Updated: June 28, 2010 processed this record on September 21, 2017