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Cost Assessment of Two Continuous Veno-venous Haemodiafiltration (CVVHDF) Methods in an Intensive Care Unit

2014-08-27 03:18:45 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Continuous veno-venous hemodiafiltration is widely used in the treatment of patients with acute renal failure. Two techniques for CVVHDF are coexisting in this hospital: classical CVVHDF and on-line CVVHDF. The efficacy is considered to be equivalent. Nevertheless, purchase costs are very different as the functioning costs.

15 patients will be include in a cross over randomised design to assess the costs of each technique.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Open Label

Conditions

Acute Renal Failure

Intervention

Continuous veno-venous haemodiafiltration

Location

Service de Nephrologie, CHU Saint Etienne
Saint Etienne
France
42055

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Saint Etienne

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:18:45-0400

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Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

A severe irreversible decline in the ability of kidneys to remove wastes, concentrate URINE, and maintain ELECTROLYTE BALANCE; BLOOD PRESSURE; and CALCIUM metabolism. Renal failure, either acute (KIDNEY FAILURE, ACUTE) or chronic (KIDNEY FAILURE, CHRONIC), requires HEMODIALYSIS.

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Acute kidney failure resulting from destruction of EPITHELIAL CELLS of the KIDNEY TUBULES. It is commonly attributed to exposure to toxic agents or renal ISCHEMIA following severe TRAUMA.

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