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

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01001065
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified June 2010 by University of Zurich.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : October 23, 2009
Last Update Posted : June 29, 2010
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
University of Zurich

Brief Summary:
Cross sectional observational ultrasound study of transplanted kidneys and the carotid artery in consecutive recruited outpatients.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Renal Transplantation Procedure: Vascular ultrasound

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 160 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : October 2009
Study Completion Date : October 2010

Intervention Details:
    Procedure: Vascular ultrasound
    RI ist predictive for arteriosclerosis



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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
Criteria

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

Locations
Switzerland
Recruiting
Zurich, Switzerland
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Zurich
Investigators
Study Director: 01 Studienregister MasterAdmins UniversitaetsSpital Zuerich

Responsible Party: Christoph Thalhammer, MD, USZ
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01001065     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CT-03-2009-USZ
First Posted: October 23, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 29, 2010
Last Verified: June 2010