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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01350687
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified April 2011 by The Baruch Padeh Medical Center, Poriya. Recruitment status was: Not yet recruiting
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.
Condition or disease
Chronic Kidney Disease
The investigators will measure pulmonary blood pressure before and after treatment with new phosphor binders, non calcium containing.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 70 Years (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
40 patients on hemodialysis treated with Phosphore biders, non-calcium containig.