HOPE Consortium Trial to Reduce Pain and Opioid Use in Hemodialysis

Are you eligible to participate in this study?

You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions:
    Pain, Hemodialysis, Opioid Use
  • Age: Between 18 - 100 Years
  • Gender: Male or Female
  • Other Inclusion Criteria:
    1. Participants who are 18 years old or older who provide written informed consent
    2. Undergoing in-center maintenance hemodialysis for =90 days
    3. English- or Spanish-speaking
    4. Chronic pain
    5. Willing to allow research team to obtain opioid pharmacy refill data
    6. Willing to allow research team to contact and work with their opioid prescriber

You may not be eligible for this study if the following are true:

    1. Current opioid use disorder
    2. Current use of heroin
    3. Current non-opioid substance use disorder with the exception of tobacco use disorder
    4. Current use of methadone, buprenorphine, or naltrexone for opioid use disorder
    5. Current receipt of hospice care
    6. Cognitive impairment
    7. Active suicidal intent
    8. Unstable bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, post-traumatic stress disorder, or other psychotic disorder
    9. Life expectancy < 6 months
    10. Expected to receive a kidney transplant, transfer to another dialysis facility, or transition to home dialysis within 6 months
    11. Current incarceration
    12. Any other condition that the investigator considers precludes participation in the clinical trial



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