Comparison of Standard Versus Low Bicarbonate Hemodialysis
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01777178
: January 28, 2013
Last Update Posted
: June 25, 2013
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Inc.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Matthew Abramowitz, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
This study will compare acid-base changes during hemodialysis treatments with a standard dialysis bath versus a lower bicarbonate dialysis bath, and aims to define the factors that limit equilibration of the bicarbonate concentration in a patient's blood with that in the dialysate.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
19 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Receiving chronic thrice-weekly conventional hemodialysis for at least 3 months