A Prospective Study of Natural History of Pancreatitis

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Virginia Commonwealth University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00685087
First received: May 23, 2008
Last updated: May 17, 2013
Last verified: May 2008
  Purpose

To prospectively define the natural history and the clinical, laboratory and histomorphometric features of chronic pancreatitis (CP) of varying etiology. To identify clinical and laboratory parameters that correlate with the pathophysiologic state in patients with CP. To quantify the behavioral abnormalities associated with CP. To determine psychological and behavioral correlates of CP disease progression and outcomes.


Condition
Chronic Pancreatitis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Prospective Study of Natural History of Pancreatitis

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Further study details as provided by Virginia Commonwealth University:

Enrollment: 300
Study Start Date: September 2004
Study Completion Date: August 2012
Primary Completion Date: August 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

Subjects presenting to the Pancreatitis clinic with diagnosis of pancreatitis

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects with pancreatitis

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Lack of consent, age <18 years
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00685087

Locations
United States, Virginia
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical center
Richmond, Virginia, United States, 23298
Sponsors and Collaborators
Virginia Commonwealth University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Bimaljit S Sandhu, M.D Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond VA 23298
  More Information

No publications provided by Virginia Commonwealth University

Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Virginia Commonwealth University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00685087     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1-Wiggins
Study First Received: May 23, 2008
Last Updated: May 17, 2013
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Virginia Commonwealth University:
To define the natural history and the clinical, laboratory and histomorphometric features of chronic pancreatitis (CP).
To identify clinical and laboratory parameters that correlate with the pathophysiologic state in patients with CP.
To quantify the behavioral abnormalities associated with CP.
To determine psychological and behavioral correlates of CP disease progression and outcomes.

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pancreatitis
Pancreatitis, Chronic
Pancreatic Diseases
Digestive System Diseases

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