Extent and Severity of Intravascular Volume Overload in Relation to Right Heart Catheter Hemodynamic Parameters


About this study

The purpose of this study is to assess the extent and severity of plasma volume expansion and overload in patients requiring ultrafiltration/dialysis and determine the relationship of quantitated Blood Volume Analysis (BVA) to hemodynamic right heart measurements.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adult patients, age >18 years,
  • Clinically require UF/dialysis in intensive care unit with/without hemodynamic catheter in place and who underwent BV-PV measurements as per clinical indication
  • LVEF measured within 6 months of BV-PV quantitation
  • Non-dialysis patients prior to the index hospital admission and non-kidney transplant patients

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Female Patients who are pregnant or of childbearing potential

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Qi Qian, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

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