Clinical presentation, treatment and outcomes of sclerosis of the kidneys
Clinical presentation, treatment and outcomes of sclerosis of the kidneys
Document number : 126411
Created by: Alice Greenwood, 2013-05-14
Last revised by: Ronny Gunnarsson, 2017-05-16
Document created in: James Cook University

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1. Summary

Abstract for the general public

A retrospective study that describes the clinical presentation, treatment and outcomes of incident adult patients with Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS), a kidney disease presented to the Cairns or Townsville hospital renal units between the years of 1997 to June 2014.

Tutor

Ronny Gunnarsson
Adjunct Professor at University of Gothenburg, Sweden, Avdelningen för samhällsmedicin och folkhälsa, Närhälsan FoU-centrum Södra Älvsborg
Richard Baer
Renal Physician, Logan Hospital Renal Unit

Workplaces involved in this project

information Added workplaces
Health Care - Health care providers - Queensland Health - Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service - Cairns Hospital - Medicine - Renal services
Health Care - Health care providers - Queensland Health - Townsville Hospital and Health Service - The Townsville Hospital - Medicine - Renal services
Education - James Cook University (JCU) - Division of Tropical Health and Medicine - College of Medicine and Dentistry - Medicine - Cairns, Clinical School workplace verified by James Cook University on 2018-02-27

2. In depth information

Scientific title

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) - Clinical presentation, treatment and outcomes in Far North Queensland Adults.

Funders of this project

Grant provider: Far North Queensland Hospital Foundation (Reference number: JCU-QLD-394961)
Decided and approved
Grant reciever: Alice Greenwood
Applied 2013-10-17 for a contribution of 1,065 AUD intended for Allow for data collection and analysis e.g. SPSS program to analyse data, travel and accomodation in Townsville to collect data
Decision 2014-01-14 with a contribution of 1,065 AUD and is available Fund the project 'Fo
Total applied sum: 1,065 AUD | Total granted sum: 1,065 AUD

3. Ethics and information for classification purposes

Waiver of the need for individual consent

A waiver of the need for individual consent is given by a HREC

Date commenced

2013-03-28

4. Outcome

Publications from this project

Principal investigators assessment of implementation

checked Some implementation locally
checked Some implementation nation wide
checked Some implementation internationally


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Clinical presentation, treatment and outcomes of sclerosis of the kidneys, from James Cook University
http://au.researchweb.org/is/jcu/document/126411