There are about 2 clinical studies being (or have been) conducted in Samoa. The country of the clinical trial is determined by the location of where the clinical research is being studied. Most studies are often held in multiple locations & countries.
Single-centre prospective observational study. Participants were recruited from the hospital patient information system. The inclusion criteria for participation was (1) adults (>18 years) admitted to general wards of Tupua Tamasese Meaole (TTM) Hospital with a diagnosis of AKI between the 1st December 2019 and the 31st of May 2020, and (2) serum creatinine level of >200 micromol/L, and (3) compliance with the current Kidney Disease Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) criteria for AKI diagnosis. The data collection form was adapted from the International Society for Nephrology - Global Snapshot Project, and recorded demographic and baseline characteristics, precipitating causes of AKI, treatment/management, and outcomes measures.
Investigating the impact of self-monitoring feedback for health behaviors