Evaluation of a Bioimpedance Method for Determination of Dry Weight in Dialysis Patients
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The purpose of this study is the evaluation of a bioimpedance method for determination of dry weight in dialysis patients. Additionally normal tissue hydration in non-Dialysis patients is investigated in healthy subjects and patients with chronic kidney disease in stages K/DIGO I-IV
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 80 Years (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
clinically stable on dialysis within the last three months
signed written informed consent
acute myocardial infarction or stroke within the last six months
heart failure stage NYHA IV
concommitant participation in other interventional trials
psychiatric conditions that prevent subject from following the study procedures / protocol
pregnancy or lactation
implantable pumps and other metallic implants
For healthy subjects and CKD patients in stages K/DIGO I-IV the above mentioned criteria other than the first mentioned are applicable respectively.