A Rapid 10-minute Liver MRI

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
Philips Medical Systems
Bracco Diagnostics, Inc
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Shahid Hussain, MD, University of Nebraska
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01390194
First received: July 6, 2011
Last updated: November 21, 2013
Last verified: November 2013
  Purpose

The purpose of this study to assess the image quality of the rapid MRI compared to the standard MRI.


Condition
Underlying Liver Disease
Hepatitis
Fibrosis of Liver
Cirrhosis With Suspicion of Liver Cancer
Lesion on a Prior Ultrasound, CT or Outside MRI

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Rapid 10-minute Liver MRI

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by University of Nebraska:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • image quality outcome [ Time Frame: 2 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Two MRI exams will be evaluated by two radiologists based on a number of items.


Estimated Enrollment: 22
Study Start Date: July 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
subjects with an underlying liver disease
(1)underlying liver disease; (2) have a lesion on a prior imaging study; (3) must be prior standard MR

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   19 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

patients with an underlying liver disease

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. underlying liver disease
  2. have a lesion on a prior imaging study
  3. must have prior standard MR

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Contra-indication for MR imaging including pacemaker, claustrophobia, pregnancy, electronic or vascular devices that are contraindicated;
  2. patients with severe kidney dysfunction
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01390194

Locations
United States, Nebraska
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 68198-1045
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Nebraska
Philips Medical Systems
Bracco Diagnostics, Inc
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Shahid Hussain, MD University of Nebraska
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Shahid Hussain, MD, Principal Investigator, University of Nebraska
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01390194     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 246-10
Study First Received: July 6, 2011
Last Updated: November 21, 2013
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by University of Nebraska:
liver disease
hepatocellular carcinoma

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Fibrosis
Hepatitis
Hepatitis A
Liver Cirrhosis
Liver Diseases
Liver Neoplasms
Pathologic Processes
Digestive System Diseases
Hepatitis, Viral, Human
Virus Diseases
Enterovirus Infections
Picornaviridae Infections
RNA Virus Infections
Digestive System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 28, 2014