The Division of Nephrology at IU School of Medicine maintains an active clinical research program with a wide variety of ongoing studies supported by government, foundation and industrial funds. Clinical studies are conducted at three hospitals on the school’s Indianapolis campus and at off-campus dialysis units as part of local and national multi-center trials.
Active clinical research focuses on Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) and Dialysis.
Metabolic Bone Disease and Calcium/Phosphorus Metabolism in CKD
Hypertension in CKD and Hemodialysis
Daily Dialysis and Novel Dialytic Therapies
Effect of Obesity and Diet on Kidney Function
Studies Actively Recruiting
IU School of Medicine Division of Nephrology is recruiting qualified patients for a study on polycystic kidney disease as well as a study on frailty in chronic kidney disease and dialysis patients.