Morphofunctional Lung Analysis by Positron Emission Tomography

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified May 2013 by Policlinico Hospital
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Davide Chiumello, Policlinico Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00659152
First received: April 10, 2008
Last updated: May 15, 2013
Last verified: May 2013
  Purpose

Patients affected by acute lung injury-acute respiratory distress syndrome (ALI-ARDS) undergo a positron emission tomography (PET) scan in order to analyse lung function.


Condition
Acute Lung Injury
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Morphofunctional Lung Analysis by Positron Emission Tomography in ALI-ARDS Patients

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Further study details as provided by Policlinico Hospital:

Estimated Enrollment: 30
Study Start Date: February 2008
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2013
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
1: ALI/ARDS

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

ALI/ARDS ICU patients

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Ali-ards
  • Age > 18yrs

Exclusion Criteria:

  • COPD
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00659152

Contacts
Contact: Davide Chiumello +390255033237 chiumello@libero.it

Locations
Italy
Davide Chiumello Recruiting
Milano, Italy, 201221
Contact: Davide Chiumello    +390255033237    chiumnello@libero.it   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Policlinico Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Davide Chiumello, MD Policlinico Hospital
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Davide Chiumello, MD, Policlinico Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00659152     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 21.02.2008.411
Study First Received: April 10, 2008
Last Updated: May 15, 2013
Health Authority: Italy: Ministry of Health

Keywords provided by Policlinico Hospital:
ALI/ARDS

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Newborn
Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Adult
Acute Lung Injury
Lung Injury
Wounds and Injuries
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Respiration Disorders
Infant, Premature, Diseases
Infant, Newborn, Diseases
Thoracic Injuries

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