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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Chronic Kidney Disease
and you are
between 18 and 75
years old
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This is an advanced phase trial assessing
the effectiveness of the new treatment before being released on the market.
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The purpose

Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) are upto 3.5 times more likely to die from diseases of heart and blood vessels (Cardiovascular Disease-CVD). Vitamin D insufficiency is very common in CKD and associated with CVD. Animal studies have shown an improvement in heart size and function with Vitamin D therapy, although evidence in humans is lacking. The proposed study will test if oral Vitamin D treatment, in deficient CKD patients, will improve heart enlargement and function. With these proposed changes the investigators expect to reduce CVD and deaths in patients with CKD.

Provided treatments

  • : Vitamin D Cholecalciferol

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT01323712. The sponsor of the trial is St George's, University of London and it is looking for 50 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Impact of Vitamin D Supplementation on Cardiac Hypertrophy and Function in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients - a Randomised Controlled Trial