IL 6 Measurement Using a New Densitometric Bedside (POC) Test

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Charite University, Berlin, Germany
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00525369
First received: September 4, 2007
Last updated: NA
Last verified: September 2007
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

In a equivalence analysis, we determined whether IL-6 can be assessed using a new densitometric point-of-care (POC) assay (turn-around -time: 20 minutes).IL-6 measurements were compared to test results obtained with conventional ELISA analysis


Condition
Sepsis, Septic Shock

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional

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Detailed Description:

In an equivalence analysis, we determined whether IL-6 can be assessed using a new densitometric point-of-care (POC) assay (turn-around -time: 20 minutes) that allows IL-6 measurements at the bedside. We then compared the respective test results to those obtained with conventional ELISA analysis

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 90 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age 18-90
  • Written informed consent
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00525369

Locations
Germany
Charite University Medicine Berlin
Berlin, Germany, 13353
Sponsors and Collaborators
Charite University, Berlin, Germany
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Hans-Georg Schlosser, MD Charite University, Berlin, Germany
Principal Investigator: Joerg C Schefold, MD Charite University, Berlin, Germany
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00525369     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: STU-IL-6-1
Study First Received: September 4, 2007
Last Updated: September 4, 2007
Health Authority: Germany: Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Sepsis
Shock, Septic
Infection
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
Inflammation
Pathologic Processes
Shock

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