Recruitment

Recruitment Status
Completed
Estimated Enrollment
20

Inclusion Criteria

Renal replacement therapy (continuous veno-venous hemodilalysis) on the in-house intensive care unit
Age > 18yrs and < 90yrs
Renal replacement therapy (continuous veno-venous hemodilalysis) on the in-house intensive care unit
Age > 18yrs and < 90yrs

Exclusion Criteria

Absent informed consent
Cardial pathology (valvular heart disease, prosthesis, endocarditis)
Inclusion in an other clinical study
...
Absent informed consent
Cardial pathology (valvular heart disease, prosthesis, endocarditis)
Inclusion in an other clinical study
Neurocognitive disturbances
Treatment with other extracorporeal devices
Pregnancy, drug abuse
Preexistent neurological morbidity
Patent foramen ovale
Carotid artery stenosis > 70%
Allergy against materials of the medical device used in the study (transcranial Doppler) or temporal skin/bone lesions

Summary

Conditions
  • Cerebral Embolism
  • Complication of Dialysis
  • Thrombus Due to Renal Dialysis Device, Implant, or Graft
Type
Observational
Design
  • Observational Model: Case-Only
  • Time Perspective: Prospective

Participation Requirements

Age
Between 18 years and 90 years
Gender
Both males and females

Inclusion Criteria

Renal replacement therapy (continuous veno-venous hemodilalysis) on the in-house intensive care unit
Age > 18yrs and < 90yrs
Renal replacement therapy (continuous veno-venous hemodilalysis) on the in-house intensive care unit
Age > 18yrs and < 90yrs

Exclusion Criteria

Absent informed consent
Cardial pathology (valvular heart disease, prosthesis, endocarditis)
Inclusion in an other clinical study
...
Absent informed consent
Cardial pathology (valvular heart disease, prosthesis, endocarditis)
Inclusion in an other clinical study
Neurocognitive disturbances
Treatment with other extracorporeal devices
Pregnancy, drug abuse
Preexistent neurological morbidity
Patent foramen ovale
Carotid artery stenosis > 70%
Allergy against materials of the medical device used in the study (transcranial Doppler) or temporal skin/bone lesions

Tracking Information

NCT #
NCT02021045
Collaborators
Not Provided
Investigators
  • Principal Investigator: Gabor Erdoes, MD Medical University of Vienna
  • Gabor Erdoes, MD Medical University of Vienna