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A Prospective Comparison Between Ureteral Stent and Nephrostomy Tube for an Urgent Drainage of Obstructed Kidney (JJVsPCN08)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00739284
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2008 by Rabin Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : August 21, 2008
Last Update Posted : August 21, 2008
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Rabin Medical Center

Brief Summary:
Kidney obstruction might be caused by a stone in the urinary tract. In case of accompanying fever or renal failure, an urgent drainage might be needed. This can be done either by placing an ureteral stent or a nephrotomy tube. Only limited number of studies examined the question which of the two is preferred. A debate exist regarding the effectiveness of each procedure to improve symptoms, renal function and treating an infection. Our goal is to resolve this debate and to state whether one way is preferred on the other.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Kidney Disease Device: nephrostomy tube and ureteral stent Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 60 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Study Start Date : August 2008
Estimated Primary Completion Date : August 2008



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. quality of life


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

Inclusion Criteria: Patient suffering from obstructed kidney by a stone and at least one of these situations:

  1. fever (above 38c)
  2. A rise in creatine to above 1.5
  3. Pain resistent to multiple analgetic treatments

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with medical condition that prevent the use of one of the procedures

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Contacts
Contact: Shay Golan, MD 972-3-9376560 shayg@clalit.org.il

Locations
Israel
Rabin medical center Recruiting
Petach Tikva, Israel
Contact: Shay Golan, MD    972-3-9376560    shayg@clalit.org.il   
Principal Investigator: Shay Golan, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rabin Medical Center

Responsible Party: Dr. Shay Golan, Rabin medical center, Urology department
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00739284     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: JJVsPCN08
First Posted: August 21, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 21, 2008
Last Verified: August 2008

Keywords provided by Rabin Medical Center:
preferred
procedure
drainage
obstructed
kidney
stone

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Kidney Diseases
Urologic Diseases