Bone Mineral Density in Pediatric Epilepsy

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
GlaxoSmithKline
Information provided by:
University of Wisconsin, Madison
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00204815
First received: September 12, 2005
Last updated: June 11, 2008
Last verified: June 2008

September 12, 2005
June 11, 2008
January 2005
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Bone Mineral Density in Pediatric Epilepsy
Bone Mineral Density in Pediatric Epilepsy: AED-Specific and Duration of Treatment-Specific Effects

What are the effects of the currently used AEDs on bone mineralization in children and adolescents between the ages of 8 to 18? This is a pilot observational study using DEXA scans to measure bone mineral density in 100 patients The primary objective is to collect preliminary data on bone mineral density, body weight, dietary calcium intake, and activity level.

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Observational
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Non-Probability Sample

Pediatric subjects with generalized or partial seizures

Epilepsy
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Completed
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October 2007
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • diagnosis of generalized or partial seizures with or without generalization or a diagnosis of generalized seizures as defined in the International League Against Epilepsy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • steroid use
  • chronic disease other than epilepsy
Both
8 Years to 18 Years
No
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
United States
 
NCT00204815
2004-0015
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Raj Sheth, MD, University of Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin, Madison
GlaxoSmithKline
Principal Investigator: Raj Sheth, MD University of Wisconsin, Madison
University of Wisconsin, Madison
June 2008

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