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Heart Failure and Peritoneal Ultrafiltration

This study has been terminated.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Baxter Healthcare Corporation Identifier:
First received: August 23, 2006
Last updated: April 19, 2017
Last verified: April 2009
Results First Received: April 30, 2009  
Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized;   Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment;   Masking: No masking;   Primary Purpose: Treatment
Condition: Congestive Heart Failure
Intervention: Drug: Extraneal

  Participant Flow
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Recruitment Details
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12 sites were active to enroll subjects from March 2, 2007 through February 29, 2008

Pre-Assignment Details
Significant events and approaches for the overall study following participant enrollment, but prior to group assignment
Subjects were required to meet all inclusion and no exclusion criteria for study participation

Reporting Groups
Intervention Group Addition of peritoneal ultrafiltration
Standard Therapy Standard therapy for CHF

Participant Flow:   Overall Study
    Intervention Group   Standard Therapy
STARTED   6   6 
COMPLETED   0 [1]   0 [1] 
Adverse Event                2                1 
Death                1                0 
Withdrawal by Subject                1                0 
Sponsor decision to terminate study                2                5 
[1] study was terminated prior to completion of treatment period

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Population Description
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Reporting Groups
Intervention Group Addition of peritoneal ultrafiltration
Standard Therapy Standard therapy for CHF
Total Total of all reporting groups

Baseline Measures
   Intervention Group   Standard Therapy   Total 
Overall Participants Analyzed 
[Units: Participants]
 6   6   12 
[Units: Participants]
Count of Participants
<=18 years      0   0.0%      0   0.0%      0   0.0% 
Between 18 and 65 years      0   0.0%      2  33.3%      2  16.7% 
>=65 years      6 100.0%      4  66.7%      10  83.3% 
[Units: Years]
Mean (Standard Deviation)
 77.8  (4.1)   70.7  (13.1)   74.3  (10.0) 
Sex: Female, Male 
[Units: Participants]
Count of Participants
Female      1  16.7%      1  16.7%      2  16.7% 
Male      5  83.3%      5  83.3%      10  83.3% 
Region of Enrollment 
[Units: Participants]
United States   2   2   4 
Canada   3   3   6 
Belgium   1   1   2 

  Outcome Measures

1.  Primary:   All-cause Hospitalization (Unadjusted)   [ Time Frame: 6 to 24 months ]

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Limitations of the study, such as early termination leading to small numbers of participants analyzed and technical problems with measurement leading to unreliable or uninterpretable data
The number of subjects enrolled & duration of therapy were insufficient to complete the planned efficacy analyses & to draw any conclusion regarding all-cause hospitalization rates in both intervention and standard therapy arms.

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Certain Agreements:  
Principal Investigators are NOT employed by the organization sponsoring the study.
There is NOT an agreement between Principal Investigators and the Sponsor (or its agents) that restricts the PI's rights to discuss or publish trial results after the trial is completed.

Results Point of Contact:  
Name/Title: Bruce Culleton, MD
Organization: Baxter Healthcare
phone: 800-422-9837

Responsible Party: Baxter Healthcare Corporation Identifier: NCT00368641     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 25885
Study First Received: August 23, 2006
Results First Received: April 30, 2009
Last Updated: April 19, 2017