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Renal Function Measurements in Children

This study has been completed.
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First Posted: March 24, 2010
Last Update Posted: January 5, 2012
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Oslo University Hospital
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Haukeland University Hospital

The purpose of this study is to validate a feasible, safe and reliable iohexol plasma clearance method in routine monitoring of the renal function (GFR) in children.

Different parameters of renal function will be compared to the gold standard multiple sample points procedure of iohexol clearance.

Renal Function Disorder

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Glomerular Filtration Rate in Children - a Methodological Study With Iohexol Clearance

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Further study details as provided by Haukeland University Hospital:

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA
serum and urine

Enrollment: 96
Study Start Date: April 2010
Study Completion Date: December 2011
Primary Completion Date: December 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 17 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Children with clinical indication for measurement of renal function

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age < 18 years
  • Clinical indication for measurement of glomerular filtration rate

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous serious reaction on Iohexol
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01092260

Haukeland University Hospital
Bergen, Norway, 5021
Sponsors and Collaborators
Haukeland University Hospital
Oslo University Hospital
Principal Investigator: Camilla Tondel, MD Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
  More Information

Responsible Party: Haukeland University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01092260     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2009/741
First Submitted: March 23, 2010
First Posted: March 24, 2010
Last Update Posted: January 5, 2012
Last Verified: January 2012

Keywords provided by Haukeland University Hospital:
Glomerular Filtration Rate
Kidney disease
Cystatin C
Measurement of kidney function in children

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Renal Insufficiency
Kidney Diseases
Urologic Diseases