Early Goal Directed Therapy for Acute Kidney Injury

2014-08-27 03:45:35 | BioPortfolio


Early goal directed therapy during 6 hours after occurence of the early phase of acute kidney injury

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment


Kidney Injury, Acute


Early goal directed therapy during 6 hours after occurence of the early phase of acute kidney injury


University Hospital Ghent


Not yet recruiting


University Hospital, Ghent

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:45:35-0400

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