Positron Emission Tomography (PET)-Computed Tomography (CT) in Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

This study has been terminated.
(No Accrual)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Wisconsin, Madison
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: September 13, 2005
Last updated: October 1, 2015
Last verified: September 2008
The main hypothesis is that PET-CT will be a valuable diagnostic tool in diagnosing and evaluating treatment for IBD.

Condition Intervention Phase
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
Procedure: PET-CT
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: Pilot Study of the Role of PET-CT for Diagnosis and Assessment of Therapeutic Efficacy in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Further study details as provided by University of Wisconsin, Madison:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Does this technique provide an accurate assessment of disease inflammation compared to standard clinical markers?

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Does this technique provide additional information for practitioners on extent of disease?

Study Start Date: October 2004
Study Completion Date: August 2008
Primary Completion Date: August 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient with either Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis whose disease is flaring

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Indeterminate diagnosis, pregnant, breastfeeding, or other contraindication to PET-CT
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00205062

United States, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin
Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 53792
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Principal Investigator: Randall Meisner, MD University of Wisconsin, Madison
  More Information

Responsible Party: University of Wisconsin, Madison
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00205062     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: M-2004-0251 
Study First Received: September 13, 2005
Last Updated: October 1, 2015
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on May 24, 2016