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Comparison of Best Medical Treatment Versus Best Medical Treatment Plus Renal Artery Stenting

2014-08-27 03:32:00 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The clinical investigation is a prospective, international, multi-centre, randomized (1:1) trial with follow ups at 2, 6, 12 months and 3 years.

The purpose of the study is to evaluate the clinical impact of percutaneous transluminal renal artery stenting (PTRAS) on the impaired renal function measured by the estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate (eGFR) in patients with hemodynamically significant atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis (ARAS).

Study Design

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

Conditions

Renal Artery Stenosis

Intervention

Dynamic Renal Stent plus Best Medical Treatment, Best Medical Treatment

Location

Herzzentrum Bad Krozingen
Bad Krozingen
Baden-Württemberg
Germany
79189

Status

Recruiting

Source

Biotronik AG

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:32:00-0400

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