Utility of Brain Natriuretic Peptide (BNP) in Patients With Type IV Cardio-renal Syndrome Admitted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
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Verified September 2010 by Hallym University Medical Center.
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Hallym University Medical Center
First received: September 29, 2010
Last updated: October 4, 2011
Last verified: September 2010
Admission BNP was a useful marker for diagnosing and predicting type IV cardio-renal syndrome type IV in patients with chronic kidney disease admitted to the ICU for acute heart failure in a retrospective study. Therefore, we aim to prospectively investigate the utility of serum BNP in evaluating the treatment adequacy and predicting future cardiac events in patients with type IV CRS.
Chronic Kidney Disease
Acute Heart Failure
||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
||Utility of BNP in Patients With Type IV Cardio-renal Syndrome Admitted to the ICU: a Prospective Observational Study
Biospecimen Retention: Samples Without DNA
Serum sample for BNP level
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| Study Start Date:
| Estimated Primary Completion Date:
||August 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
|Ages Eligible for Study:
||18 Years and older
|Genders Eligible for Study:
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Patients with chronic kidney disease admitted to the ICU for acute heart failure (i.e., type IV cardio-renal syndrome)
- Adult patients aged > 18 years, Patients with chronic kidney disease (Serum Cr > 2.0, Documented medical history of chronic kidney disease
- Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, Do-not-resuscitate state, Acute kidney injury, ICU stay < 1 day
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||Hallym University Medical Center
History of Changes
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|Study First Received:
||September 29, 2010
||October 4, 2011
||Korea: Food and Drug Administration
Keywords provided by Hallym University Medical Center:
Brain natriuretic peptide
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ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on August 01, 2014
Renal Insufficiency, Chronic
Natriuretic Peptide, Brain
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