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Urine pH as a Predictor of Diabetes

This study has been completed.
Staten Island University Hospital
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Suzanne El-Sayegh, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System Identifier:
First received: November 19, 2009
Last updated: June 10, 2013
Last verified: June 2013

Urine pH has been lately linked to insulin resistance. The early phase of Diabetes Mellitus involves insulin resistance. Thus, the investigators want to check if a simple cheap study like a urine analysis that can predict diabetes.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Urine pH as a Predictor of Diabetes

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Further study details as provided by North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • development of diabetes using a predicting formula [ Time Frame: 10 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 92
Study Start Date: November 2009
Study Completion Date: September 2010
Primary Completion Date: September 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Adults, nondiabetics
adults who are nondiabetic, no CKD, no urinary tract infection, no bladder dysfunction


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

adult inpatients, nondiabetic, no CKD, no urine infection, no UTO


Inclusion Criteria:

  • age > 18

Exclusion Criteria:

  • diabetes
  • CKD
  • urine infection
  • UTO
  • bladder dysfunction
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01017848

United States, New York
Staten Island University Hospital
Staten Island, New York, United States, 10305
Sponsors and Collaborators
North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System
Staten Island University Hospital
Principal Investigator: Suzanne El-Sayegh, MD SIUH
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Suzanne El-Sayegh, Associate Chair of Medicine, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System Identifier: NCT01017848     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 09-031
Study First Received: November 19, 2009
Last Updated: June 10, 2013
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System:
urine pH
insulin resistance
metabolic syndrome
development of diabetes

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Endocrine System Diseases
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases processed this record on February 27, 2015