Virtual Autopsy for Quality Control on Intensive Care Medicine
This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
First received: February 24, 2012
Last updated: September 27, 2013
Last verified: September 2013
The study aimed to compare CT-based virtual autopsy with classic autopsy as a tool for quality control in intensive care medicine.
Value of Virtual Autopsy for Quality Control in Icu
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
|Official Title:||Virtual Autopsy for Quality Control on Intensive Care Medicine|
Further study details as provided by Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf:
|Study Start Date:||April 2012|
|Study Completion Date:||July 2013|
|Primary Completion Date:||April 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
virtual and classic autopsy
"Goldstandard": A group of patients in which virtual and classic autopsy is performed.
virtual autopsy only
"Intervention": A group of patients in which for various reasons virtual autopsy only is performed.
Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01541982
|Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf|
|Hamburg, Germany, 20251|
|University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf|
|Hamburg, Germany, 20246|
Sponsors and Collaborators
|Principal Investigator:||Dominic Wichmann, MD||Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf|