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Impact of Screening Patients With HIV for Kidney Disease

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00392132
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn (Sufficient study funding was not obtained.)
First Posted : October 25, 2006
Last Update Posted : May 30, 2018
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
University of Mississippi Medical Center

Brief Summary:
The Infectious Disease Society of America has recently recommended that patients with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) be screened for kidney disease on a regular basis. Screening involves non-invasive urine and blood test and a screening program has already been initiated here in the University of Mississippi HIV clinic. This study looks at the effect of this new screening program. Our Hypothesis is that screening for kidney disease is a cost effective and important addition to the care of patients with HIV.

Condition or disease
HIV Infections Renal Insufficiency, Chronic Proteinuria

Detailed Description:

The Infectious Disease Society of America has recently recommended that patients with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) be screened for kidney disease on a regular basis. Screening involves non-invasive urine and blood test and a screening program has already been initiated here in the University of Mississippi HIV clinic. However nobody knows for sure whether this will help doctors take better care of patient with HIV.

This study looks at the effect of this new screening program. We want to see how frequently abnormalities are seen on screening, how frequently certain kidney diseases are diagnosed, how often patients are referred to a nephrologist and how often a patient's management is changed by the screening. We will also estimate the cost-benefit ratio of the screening. We will review patient charts to determine what has happened in each case where screening was conducted.

This study will not involve any additional testing.

The benefit of this study will be improving our understanding of kidney disease in HIV. It will help us determine the value of screening for kidney disease and the frequency of certain kidney diseases in HIV in our clinic population.


Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 0 participants
Time Perspective: Other
Official Title: Impact of Screening Patients With HIV for Kidney Disease
Study Start Date : October 2005
Estimated Primary Completion Date : October 2006
Estimated Study Completion Date : October 2006

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adult patients with HIV who are seen by the University of Mississippi Infectious disease clinic at the Jackson Medical Mall or patient seen at the University of Mississippi Nephrology Clinic.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00392132


Locations
United States, Mississippi
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Jackson, Mississippi, United States, 39216-4505
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Darren W Schmidt, MD University of Mississippi Medical Center

Responsible Party: Darren Schmidt, Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00392132     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: UMMC - HIV and CKD
First Posted: October 25, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 30, 2018
Last Verified: May 2018

Keywords provided by University of Mississippi Medical Center:
HIV

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
HIV Infections
Kidney Diseases
Renal Insufficiency
Proteinuria
Renal Insufficiency, Chronic
Lentivirus Infections
Retroviridae Infections
RNA Virus Infections
Virus Diseases
Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Viral
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Immunologic Deficiency Syndromes
Immune System Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Urination Disorders
Urological Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms