Diagnosis of Variceal Bleeding and Its Control in Cirrhosis

This study has been terminated.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
University Hospital, Angers
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00188097
First received: September 12, 2005
Last updated: January 18, 2006
Last verified: August 2005
  Purpose

The aim of the study was to determine the independent predictors of variceal bleeding and control of bleeding in cirrhosis as no scientific assessment have been perfomed until now


Condition Intervention
Cirrhosis
Behavioral: Diagnosis of variceal bleeding and dits control in cirrhosis

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Diagnosis of Variceal Bleeding and Its Control in Cirrhosis

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Further study details as provided by University Hospital, Angers:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • variceal bleeding

Estimated Enrollment: 400
Study Start Date: November 1999
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2002
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Cirrhotic patients admitted for an acute complication of cirrhosis
  • admission ≤ 6 hours of inclusion

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Child-Pugh score > 13
  • Digestive hemorrhage
  • Non cirrhotic portal hypertension
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Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Angers
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Paul Cales, PHD UH Angers
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00188097     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: PHRC 03-04
Study First Received: September 12, 2005
Last Updated: January 18, 2006
Health Authority: France : Ministery of Health

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hemorrhage
Liver Cirrhosis
Fibrosis
Pathologic Processes
Liver Diseases
Digestive System Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on August 26, 2014