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Renal Sympathetic Denervation for Reduction of Pain and Improvement of Insulin Sensitivity in Adult Polycystic Kidney Disease

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 February 2014 by Hans Dieperink, Odense University Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Hans Dieperink, Odense University Hospital Identifier:
First received: February 12, 2014
Last updated: February 13, 2014
Last verified: February 2014
In patients with polycystic kidney disease, pain may be resistant to drug therapy and may reduce quality of life. This study investigate the effect of renal denervation on this pain.

Condition Intervention
Adult Polycystic Kidney Disease Procedure: renal denervation

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment

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Further study details as provided by Hans Dieperink, Odense University Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Pain [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
    Pain from VAS

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Quality of Life (QoL) [ Time Frame: 6 months ]

Other Outcome Measures:
  • kidney function [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
    creatinine clearance

Estimated Enrollment: 12
Study Start Date: February 2014
Estimated Study Completion Date: February 2015
Estimated Primary Completion Date: February 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: immediate renal denervation
immediate renal denervation
Procedure: renal denervation
Active Comparator: delayed renal denervation
delayed renal denervation
Procedure: renal denervation


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Pain limiting daily activities in spite of pain killers, ADPKD

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnancy
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT02062671

Contact: Hans Dieperink, MD +4520598851
Contact: Marie Blicher, MD + 45 65415305

Department of Nephrology Recruiting
Odense, Denmark, 5000
Contact: Hans Dieperink, MD    004520598851   
Principal Investigator: Hans Dieperink, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Odense University Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Hans Dieperink, Head of Department, MD, Odense University Hospital Identifier: NCT02062671     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: RePKID
S-20130085 ( Registry Identifier: De Videnskabsetiske komitéer for Region Syddanmark )
Study First Received: February 12, 2014
Last Updated: February 13, 2014

Keywords provided by Hans Dieperink, Odense University Hospital:
renal denervation

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Kidney Diseases
Polycystic Kidney Diseases
Polycystic Kidney, Autosomal Dominant
Urologic Diseases
Kidney Diseases, Cystic processed this record on August 18, 2017