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Pulmonary Hypertension Prevention in Hemodialysis

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 April 2011 by The Baruch Padeh Medical Center, Poriya.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
Information provided by:
The Baruch Padeh Medical Center, Poriya Identifier:
First received: May 8, 2011
Last updated: May 9, 2011
Last verified: April 2011
Pulmonary hypertension is a new complication described in hemodialysis patients. in the last year these patients were treated by calcium carbonate orally to control serum phosphor. Calcium phosphor deposits in pulmonary artery can explain this phenomena. The investigators want to investigate the new phosphor non calcium containing agents in hemodialysis patients and to measure the pulmonary pressure.

Chronic Kidney Disease

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: New Phosphore Binders in Prevention of Pulmonary Hypertension

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Further study details as provided by The Baruch Padeh Medical Center, Poriya:

Estimated Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: June 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: June 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:
The investigators will measure pulmonary blood pressure before and after treatment with new phosphor binders, non calcium containing.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
40 patients on hemodialysis treated with Phosphore biders, non-calcium containig.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Hemodialysis Patients without fistula

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Heart Disease
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01350687

Poria Medical Center Not yet recruiting
Tiberias, Israel
Contact: Farid Nakhoul, Prof    97246652587   
Principal Investigator: Farid Nakhoul, Prof         
Sponsors and Collaborators
The Baruch Padeh Medical Center, Poriya
Study Chair: Farid Nakhoul, Prof. Poria medical Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: Avi On, Poria Medical Center Identifier: NCT01350687     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: farid.CTIL
Study First Received: May 8, 2011
Last Updated: May 9, 2011

Keywords provided by The Baruch Padeh Medical Center, Poriya:
Calcium Phosphore

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Kidney Diseases
Renal Insufficiency, Chronic
Hypertension, Pulmonary
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Renal Insufficiency
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases processed this record on June 23, 2017