Evaluation of Diffusion MRI as a Tool in Planning Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS)

This study is not yet open for participant recruitment. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified October 2013 by University of Aarhus
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Aarhus
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01975532
First received: October 22, 2013
Last updated: October 28, 2013
Last verified: October 2013
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to explore the relationship between deep brain stimulation implantation site and DTI (diffusion tensor imaging) derived measures for the region and later compare this to the clinical treatment outcomes.


Condition
Movement Disorders

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Evaluation of MRI Based Fiber Tracking as a Tool in Deep Brain Stimulation for Movement Disorders

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Further study details as provided by University of Aarhus:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • UPDRS (unified parkinson disease rating scale) score [ Time Frame: patients will be followed from pre-surgical evaluation to 1 year after surgery, roughly 13-14 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Cognitive scores on neuropsychological exam [ Time Frame: patients will be followed from per-surgical evaluation to 1 year after surgery, roughly 13-14 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 45
Study Start Date: November 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date: January 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date: January 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients screened and deemed eligible for treatment with Deep Brain Stimulation

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Deep Brian Stimulation surgery

Exclusion Criteria:

  • DBS treatment stopped before 12 month followup
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01975532

Contacts
Contact: Mikkel Petersen, phd.student. mikkel.petersen@ki.au.dk

Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Aarhus
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Mikkel Petersen, phd-student Aarhus University Hospital
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: University of Aarhus
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01975532     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 26-MRI-DTI-on-DBS
Study First Received: October 22, 2013
Last Updated: October 28, 2013
Health Authority: Denmark: The Regional Committee on Biomedical Research Ethics
Denmark: Danish Dataprotection Agency

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Movement Disorders
Disease
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Pathologic Processes

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on September 22, 2014