3D Reconstructed Image Processin by Computer Proram From MRI Data

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified August 2008 by China Medical University Hospital.
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China Medical University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01249729
First received: November 26, 2010
Last updated: NA
Last verified: August 2008
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November 26, 2010
November 26, 2010
September 2008
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3D Reconstructed Image Processin by Computer Proram From MRI Data
3D Reconstructed Image Processin by Computer Proram

We use the three-dimensional image software reconstruct MRI. The propose of this research purposes as follows: 1. 3D reconstructed image processing from MRI to realize the short term nervous system response after dynamic acupuncture stimulation.2. Realizing the corresponding area in the brain caused by electroacupuncture. 3. Realizing the connection between electroacupuncture stimulation and brain physics, chemistry, and physiology. The implement the two-dimentional image into three-dimensional image by Amira software, in order to find out the difference of the pre-and post- response of the nervous system. In addition, we will use "describe statistics" and "Paired t-test" statistical analysis, compare the statistical difference of blood oxygen concentration.

We use the three-dimensional image software reconstruct MRI. The propose of this research purposes as follows: 1. 3D reconstructed image processing from MRI to realize the short term nervous system response after dynamic acupuncture stimulation.2. Realizing the corresponding area in the brain caused by electroacupuncture. 3. Realizing the connection between electroacupuncture stimulation and brain physics, chemistry, and physiology. The implement the two-dimentional image into three-dimensional image by Amira software, in order to find out the difference of the pre-and post- response of the nervous system. In addition, we will use "describe statistics" and "Paired t-test" statistical analysis, compare the statistical difference of blood oxygen concentration.

Anticipate of results: Using the three-dimensional software reconstruct magnetic resonance imaging to realize the immediate response of nervous system after acupoint acupuncture stimulation, and find out the meridian, nerve or physiological corresponding relationship. It will be a tremendous finding to the world if we can deliver a brain mapping concerning the localization of the response on the central nervous system after various acupoints stimulation.

Observational
Observational Model: Case-Only
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Non-Probability Sample

The study expect to seek 100 patients to use the magnetic resonance imaging of brain before and after the acupoint electroacupuncture, measuring the response of all the brain activities, and then implement the two-dimentional image into three-dimensional image by Amira software.

3D Reconstructed Image by Software.
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Not yet recruiting
100
September 2009
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • The outpatient service or the in-patient, diagnoses after pediatric nerve doctor, must carry on the central nervous system MRI.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Not symbol cooperation brain MRI condition
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1 Year to 1 Year
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Taiwan
 
NCT01249729
97015
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Taipei Medical University-Wan Fang Hospital, Institutional Review Board
China Medical University Hospital
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Study Chair: Ein-Yiao Shen, MD Taipei Medical University-Wan Fong Hospital
China Medical University Hospital
August 2008

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