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Constitution of Cerebrospinal Fluid and Blood Database/Specimen in Acute Stage of Subarachnoid Hemorrhage (aSAH) Patients

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified January 2011 by University of Regensburg.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Technische Universität München
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First received: February 8, 2011
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Last verified: January 2011
History: No changes posted

Neuropeptide Y (NPY) may play a major role in the pathophysiology of aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (aSAH). To investigate the correlation of NPY in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) and blood (serum) and the neurological outcome in the acute stage of aSAH.

Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: The Possible Role of Neuropeptide Y After Spontaneous Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

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Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA

cerebrospinal fluid / serum

Estimated Enrollment: 90
Study Start Date: January 2006
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2011
Estimated Primary Completion Date: August 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
consecutive patients with spontaneous or aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
control group
no neurological disease but spinal anesthesia


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

consecutive pts. with subarachnoid hemorrhage


Inclusion Criteria:

  • spontaneous or aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage

Exclusion Criteria:

  • age younger than 18 years or older than 70 years
  • inflammatory disease
  • history of former SAH
  • no ventricular drainage
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01292278

Department of Neurosurgery Medical Center University of Regensburg Recruiting
Regensburg, Germany, 93053
Contact: Karl-Michael Schebesch, M.D.    ++49 +941 944 9010   
Principal Investigator: Karl-Michael Schebesch, M.D.         
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Regensburg
Technische Universität München
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Alexander Brawanski M.D., Ph.D., University of Regensburg Identifier: NCT01292278     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CSF 06/179
Study First Received: February 8, 2011
Last Updated: February 8, 2011
Health Authority: Germany: The Bavarian State Ministry of the Environment and Public Health

Keywords provided by University of Regensburg:
subarachnoid hemorrhage
cerebral vasospasm
neuropeptide Y

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Brain Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Intracranial Hemorrhages
Nervous System Diseases
Pathologic Processes
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