Frequency Analysis of Carotid Artery Disease

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Minnesota - Clinical and Translational Science Institute
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01042912
First received: January 4, 2010
Last updated: August 30, 2011
Last verified: August 2011
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to determine if carotid artery stenosis can be detected using an electronic stethoscope. This study will use a commercially available electronic stethoscope to record carotid sounds in patients with suspected carotid artery stenosis. The presence of absence of abnormal vessels will be confirmed by diagnostic ultrasound as part of normal patient care at this institution.


Condition
Carotid Artery Disease

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Single-centered Investigation Into the Frequency Domain Patterns in the Carotid Vessel in Patients With Suspected Stenosis

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Further study details as provided by University of Minnesota - Clinical and Translational Science Institute:

Estimated Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: May 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: February 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date: February 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   40 Years to 80 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Any inpatient or outpatient with inclusion criteria met and exclusion criteria not met presenting for aniography to the University of Minnesota Fairview Hospital or Clinic in Minneapolis or Redwing, Minnesota

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age 40-80
  • Indicated for diagnostic ultrasound related to carotid artery stenosis

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnant women
  • Prior carotid intervention
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01042912

Locations
United States, Minnesota
University of Minnesota Medical Center (UMMC) Fairview Clinics
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 55455
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Minnesota - Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Marie A Johnson, PhD University of Minnesota - Clinical and Translational Science Institute
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: University of Minnesota - Clinical and Translational Science Institute
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01042912     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 901M57884
Study First Received: January 4, 2010
Last Updated: August 30, 2011
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by University of Minnesota - Clinical and Translational Science Institute:
diagnosis
carotid
artery
disease
auscultation
sound

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Carotid Artery Diseases
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases

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