The study included 300 patients who are post-kidney transplantation (> 3 months and <10 years). An analysis of body composition using bioelectrical impedance, calculated BMI and serum creatinine was determined. Glomerular filtration rate (GFR) was calculated using the formula CKD-EPI, Modification of Diet in Renal Disease (MDRD) and Cockroft-Gault.
Full Title of Study: “Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate After Kidney Transplantation – the Formula Modification of Diet in Renal Disease (MDRD), Chronic Kidney Disease Epidemiology Collaboration (CKD-EPI) or Cockroft-Gault?”
- Study Type: Observational
- Study Design
- Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
- Study Primary Completion Date: September 2015
- Other: Estimating of formula MDRD, CKD-EPI, Cockroft-Gault,
- Device: Tanita BC 418- Bioelectrical impedance analysis
- The device measured the size of total body water (TBW), fat mass (FM%), visceral fat%, fat free mass (FFM), and basal metabolic rate (BMR) (kcal).
Arms, Groups and Cohorts
- Patients After Kidney Transplantation
- A total of 300 consecutive patients admitted to routine visit in Transplant Centre with functioning graft longer than 3 months to 10 years
Clinical Trial Outcome Measures
- Differences in estimating GFR using formula MDRD, CKD-EPI and Cockroft-Gault in short and long-term postoperative period.
- Time Frame: 1 day
Participating in This Clinical Trial
- give voluntary consent to participate in the study – functioning graft longer than 3 months to 10 years – no clinical cardiovascular disease during the 6 months preceding entry – stable graft function- glomerular filtration rate > 30 ml/min/1.73 m2, creatinine concentration <2.5 mg/dl Exclusion Criteria:
- not meet the above criteria – episode of illness (for example: infection) – pregnancy
Gender Eligibility: All
Minimum Age: 18 Years
Maximum Age: N/A
Are Healthy Volunteers Accepted: No
- Lead Sponsor
- Medical University of Warsaw
- Provider of Information About this Clinical Study
- Principal Investigator: Łukasz Czyżewski, Łukasz Czyżewski – Medical University of Warsaw
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