Prospective Evaluation of Predictors for Organ Failure Following Liver Transplantation

This study has been completed.
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First received: December 6, 2006
Last updated: April 8, 2010
Last verified: December 2008

Early organ failure occurs frequently and is difficult to predict. The study aims to define a predictive score for early transplant failure.

Liver Transplantation

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prospective Evaluation of Predictors for Organ Failure Following Liver Transplantation

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Further study details as provided by Heidelberg University:

Estimated Enrollment: 150
Study Start Date: December 2006
Detailed Description:

Patients will be monitored 7 days following liver transplantation, including clinical scores, clinical chemistry, ultrasound findings and indocyaninegreen-clearance.


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients undergoing liver transplantation


Inclusion Criteria:

  • orthotopic liver transplantation
  • age > 18 years

Exclusion Criteria:

  • allergy to indocyangreen
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00408889

University Hospital of Heidelberg
Heidelberg, Germany, 69120
Sponsors and Collaborators
Heidelberg University
Principal Investigator: Christoph Eisenbach, Dr. Heidelberg University
  More Information

No publications provided by Heidelberg University

Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number): Identifier: NCT00408889     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: post OLT
Study First Received: December 6, 2006
Last Updated: April 8, 2010
Health Authority: Germany: Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices

Keywords provided by Heidelberg University:
liver transplantation
organ failure
outcome processed this record on April 22, 2014