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Renal Function Measurements in Children

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01092260
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 24, 2010
Last Update Posted : January 5, 2012
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Study Description
Brief Summary:

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.


Condition or disease
Renal Function Disorder

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 96 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Glomerular Filtration Rate in Children - a Methodological Study With Iohexol Clearance
Study Start Date : April 2010
Primary Completion Date : December 2011
Study Completion Date : December 2011

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MedlinePlus related topics: Kidney Tests
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Groups and Cohorts


Outcome Measures

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA
serum and urine

Eligibility Criteria

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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
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

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

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous serious reaction on Iohexol
Contacts and Locations

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Locations
Norway
Haukeland University Hospital
Bergen, Norway, 5021
Sponsors and Collaborators
Haukeland University Hospital
Oslo University Hospital
Investigators
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 Posted: March 24, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 5, 2012
Last Verified: January 2012

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

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Renal Insufficiency
Kidney Diseases
Urologic Diseases