Internal Medicine

  • Divisin of Nephrology: Research

    Clinical Trials

    Active

    Combination Angiotensin Receptor Blocker and Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitor for Treatment of Diabetic Nephropathy (VA Nephron-D Study)
    Principal investigator: Bradley Dixon, M.D.

    Cognitive Function In Dialysis Patients: Ancillary Study To The FHN Trial
    Principal investigator: Bradley Dixon, M.D

    PRT-201-201. Multicenter, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of PRT-201 adminstrered immediately after arteriovenous fistula creation in patients with chronic kidney disease
    Principal investigator: Bradley Dixon, M.D.

    Frequent Hemodialysis Clinical Trial (subcontract - Wake Forrest Univ School of Medicine)
    Principal investigator: Bradley Dixon, M.D.

    Clinical Islet Transplantation: Data Coordinating Center
    Principal investigator: Lawrence Hunsicker, M.D.

    NIH ALTOLD Study - Formerly LURDS
    Principal Investigator: Roberto Kalil, M.D.

    Long-Term Follow-Up of Sirolimus-Based Therapy Versus Continued Calcineurin Inhibitor-Based Therapy in Renal Allograft Recipients
    Principal Investigator: Roberto Kalil, M.D.

    XART – Effects of Xanthine Oxidase Inhibition in Renal Transplantation
    Principal Investigator: Roberto Kalil, M.D.

    Mechanical Stress and Skeletal Plasticity after Spinal Cord Injury in Humans
    Principal Investigator: Manish Suneja, M.D.

    Anorexia in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients - A Proposal to Characterize Its Hormonal and Metabolic Profile
    Principal Investigator: Manish Suneja, M.D.

    Effect of Frequent Dialysis on Plasma Adipocytokine Levels & Correlation to Left Ventricular Mass: FHN sub-study
    Principal Investigator: Manish Suneja, M.D.

    Recently Completed

    A Phase 1-2, Multi-Center, Dose Escalation Study of a Single Dose of PRT-201 Administered Immediately After Arteriovenous Fistula Creation in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease
    Principal investigator: Bradley Dixon, M.D.

    Bardoxolone Methyl Evaluation in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease and Type 2 Diabetes: The Occurrence of Renal Events (BEACON)
    Principal investigator: Bradley Dixon, M.D.

    The Role of Endothelial Function in Predicting Progression of Coronary Artery Disease in Kidney Transplant Recipients: Structural, Functional and Biochemical Correlations. A Prospective Study
    Principal Investigator: Roberto Kalil, M.D.