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Neutrophil Gelatinase-associated Lipocalin as a New Biomarker to Detect Acute Kidney Injury in Postoperative Cardiac Surgery

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01594788
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified January 2012 by Fundació Institut de Recerca de l'Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : May 9, 2012
Last Update Posted : May 9, 2012
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
Observational study aimed to test the ability of Neutrophil Gelatinase-associated Lipocalin (NGAL) concentration in blood and urine to predict and diagnose early acute renal failure (ARF) in patients after cardiac surgery with/without Cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB).

Condition or disease
Cardiac Surgery

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 340 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: NGAL as a Marker of Acute Kidney Injury After Cardiac Surgery. Observational Study
Study Start Date : April 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2012

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MedlinePlus related topics: Heart Surgery
U.S. FDA Resources

Groups and Cohorts


Outcome Measures

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Hospitalised patients
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Men or women over 18 years proposed for cardiac surgery with / without CPB.
  • Accepting to participate in the study, with informed consent signed by the patient, guardian or family member.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients < 18 years.
  • Patients do not agree to participate in the study.
Contacts and Locations

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Contacts
Contact: Mercedes Garcia, MD +34 93 553 75 41 mgarciaa@santpau.cat

Locations
Spain
Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau Recruiting
Barcelona, Spain, 08025
Contact: Mercedes Garcia, MD    +34 93 553 75 41    mgarciaa@santpau.cat   
Principal Investigator: Mercedes Garcia, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Fundació Institut de Recerca de l'Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau
More Information

Responsible Party: Fundació Institut de Recerca de l'Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01594788     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: IIBSP-NGL-2011-04
First Posted: May 9, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 9, 2012
Last Verified: January 2012

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Acute Kidney Injury
Renal Insufficiency
Kidney Diseases
Urologic Diseases