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Diagnosis of Variceal Bleeding and Its Control in Cirrhosis

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

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

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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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00188097

Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Angers
Principal Investigator: Paul Cales, PHD UH Angers
  More Information Identifier: NCT00188097     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: PHRC 03-04
Study First Received: September 12, 2005
Last Updated: January 18, 2006

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Liver Cirrhosis
Pathologic Processes
Liver Diseases
Digestive System Diseases processed this record on April 26, 2017