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Electroacupuncture for Hypertension Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01766427
First Posted: January 11, 2013
Last Update Posted: December 20, 2013
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
YueYiDeng, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
  Purpose
  1. To observe the Efficiency of Electroacupuncture for Hypertension Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease.
  2. To observe if different-time treatment having an impact on Hypertension Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease.

Condition
HYPERTENSION RENAL

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Electroacupuncture for Hypertension Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease

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Further study details as provided by YueYiDeng, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • 24 hours Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring Mean arterial pressure change of participants [ Time Frame: 7 days ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA
serum

Estimated Enrollment: 90
Study Start Date: October 2012
Study Completion Date: December 2013
Primary Completion Date: December 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
morning electroacupuncture with pills
afternoon EA with pills
no EA group with pills

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   15 Years to 75 Years   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
in the ward of the department of nephrology
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Chronic kidney disease patients with Hypertension

Exclusion Criteria:

  • renal replacement therapy
  • heart failure
  • severe valvular disease
  • sustained arrhythmias
  • secondary hypertension excluded from renovascular hypertension
  • acute cardiovascular events
  • infection
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01766427


Locations
China, Shanghai
Shanghai Longhua hopsital
Shanghai, Shanghai, China, 200030
Sponsors and Collaborators
YueYiDeng
  More Information

Responsible Party: YueYiDeng, Director of Department of Nephrology of Longhua hospital, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01766427     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2012LCSY026
First Submitted: January 6, 2013
First Posted: January 11, 2013
Last Update Posted: December 20, 2013
Last Verified: December 2013

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypertension
Kidney Diseases
Renal Insufficiency, Chronic
Hypertension, Renal
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Renal Insufficiency