Chronic Kidney Disease in Children (CKID)

Purpose

The purpose of this study is to investigate what factors make chronic kidney disease worse in children and to see how CKID affects a child's brain development, behavior, heart function, growth and general well being.

Procedures

  • Measures of kidney function, cognitive function and other will be taken at yearly follow-up visits
  • Study may last 5-10 years

Eligibility

  • Age 1-16 years old
  • chronic kidney disease

Age

18 and under

Gender

Male
Female

Can be done from home

No

Keywords

chronic kidney disease, CKID, child, pediatrics

Principal Investigator

Vikas Dharnidharka, ASO PROFESSOR

Department

PEDIATRICS

Contact Information

tlkurtz@ufl.edu

352-273-9177


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