Vasospasm in Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury (PTBI)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01461902|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 28, 2011
Last Update Posted : February 2, 2015
|Condition or disease|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||6 participants|
|Official Title:||Measuring Vasospasm, Biomarkers, and Neurocognitive Outcomes in Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury|
|Study Start Date :||September 2011|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||December 2012|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||December 2013|
Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury
Children from 5 days to 15 years of age who have been admitted to the hospital with a traumatic brain injury.
- Vasospasm detection by Transcranial Doppler Ultrasound [ Time Frame: 8 days ]Daily transcranial doppler ultrasound performed in pediatric traumatic head injury patients.
- Detection of biomarkers in pediatric traumatic brain injury [ Time Frame: 2 days ]Detection of a defined set of protein biomarkers from biological samples collected upon enrollment, 12, 24, and 48 hours.
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|United States, North Carolina|
|Duke University medical Center|
|Durham, North Carolina, United States, 27710|
|Principal Investigator:||Karin Reuter-Rice, PhD||Duke University School of Nursing and School of Medicine|