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Growth Hormone Treatment in Adult Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00184652
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 16, 2005
Last Update Posted : January 24, 2017
Information provided by (Responsible Party):

September 13, 2005
September 16, 2005
January 24, 2017
April 2003
September 2005   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Change in surrogate markers of nutrition [ Time Frame: After 6 months treatment ]
Change in surrogate markers of nutrition after 6 months treatment
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  • Quality of Life
  • Other markers of nutrition
Same as current
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Growth Hormone Treatment in Adult Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease
The Effect of Norditropin® on Nutritional Status in Adult Patients in Chronic Haemodialysis
This trial is conducted in Asia, Europe, and Middle East. Adult patients with chronic kidney disease are treated with growth hormone to assess effect on nutritional status.
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Phase 2
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
Drug: somatropin
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Feldt-Rasmussen B, Lange M, Sulowicz W, Gafter U, Lai KN, Wiedemann J, Christiansen JS, El Nahas M; APCD Study Group. Growth hormone treatment during hemodialysis in a randomized trial improves nutrition, quality of life, and cardiovascular risk. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2007 Jul;18(7):2161-71. Epub 2007 Jun 6.

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
September 2005
September 2005   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • ESRD patients

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Severe and Malignant diseases
  • Patients in Intensive Care Units
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years to 99 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Denmark,   Germany,   Hong Kong,   Israel,   Poland,   Singapore,   Sweden,   Switzerland,   United Kingdom
China,   Czech Republic,   France
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Novo Nordisk A/S
Novo Nordisk A/S
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Study Director: Global Clinical Registry (GCR 1452) Novo Nordisk A/S
Novo Nordisk A/S
January 2017

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