BiCARB Study - Does oral sodium bicarbonate therapy improve function and quality of life in older patients with chronic kidney disease and low-grade acidosis?

Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust

Dr Adam Kirk

Consultant Nephrologist at Portsmouth NHS Trust.  Dr Kirk is currently involved in setting up the Wessex Renal and Transplant Group research arm.  Having been trained in basic medical science, he is now looking toward patient-facing clinical research, aiming to positively enhance patient outcome and experience.

Dr Adam Kirk, Principal Investigator – e: adam.kirk@porthosp.nhs.uk     t:      02392 286000 x1001

Lynn Watkins, Research Nurse – e:  lynn.watkins@porthosp.nhs.uk        t:      02392 286000 x1048

Postal Address: Department of Renal Medicine, Level G, Queen Alexandra Hospital, Cosham, Portsmouth, PO6 3LY