Appendicitis With Medical Treatment

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified June 2005 by National Taiwan University Hospital.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
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National Taiwan University Hospital Identifier:
First received: September 12, 2005
Last updated: NA
Last verified: June 2005
History: No changes posted
prospective study to collect data of patients with appendicitis, not receiving operation


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Natural History
Time Perspective: Longitudinal

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Further study details as provided by National Taiwan University Hospital:

Estimated Enrollment: 80
Study Start Date: January 2003
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2005
Detailed Description:
using ultrasound to follow up the resolution of acute appendicitis

Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:patients with appendicitis, not receiving operation -

Exclusion Criteria:nil

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00172822

Lien Recruiting
Taipei, Taiwan
Contact: Wan-Ching Lien, MD    886-2-23223150   
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Taiwan University Hospital
Study Director: Wan-Ching Lien, MD NTUH
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00172822     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 940701
Study First Received: September 12, 2005
Last Updated: September 12, 2005
Health Authority: Taiwan: Department of Health

Keywords provided by National Taiwan University Hospital:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cecal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
Intraabdominal Infections processed this record on December 01, 2015