An Observational Study of Mircera (Methoxy Polyethylene Glycol-Epoetin Beta) in Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease on Dialysis (HORTENSIA)
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This observational study will evaluate the course of treatment, the efficacy on anemia and the safety of Mircera (methoxy polyethylene glycol-epoetin beta) in patients with chronic kidney disease on dialysis. Eligible patients will be on either haemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis and treatment-naïve for or having had prior therapy with erythropoiesis stimulating agents (ESA). Data will be collected from each patient for 12 months.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Patients with chronic kidney disease on dialysis
Adult patients, >/= 18 years of age
Chronic kidney disease, on dialysis for > 3 months
Treatment-naïve or previous treatment with ESA
Initiation of treatment with Mircera for renal insufficiency associated anemia by decision of the treating physician