The Threshold Value of Regional Cerebral Oxygenation in Detecting Cerebral Ischemia

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 21, 2005
Last Update Posted : December 9, 2005
Information provided by:
China Medical University Hospital

Brief Summary:
Using patients receiving spinal anesthesia as a model to evaluate the treshold value of cerebral oximeter to detect the symptoms of cerebral ischemia

Condition or disease
Cerebral Ischemia Regional Cerebral Oxygenation

Detailed Description:
56 patients has been recruited for the analysis of relationship between the symptoms of cerebral ischemia and the value of cerebral oximeter. All patients were recieved spinal anesthesia for the procedure of Ceserean section.

Study Type : Observational
Observational Model: Defined Population
Primary Purpose: Screening
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : October 2003
Study Completion Date : October 2004

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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 45 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female

Inclusion Criteria: patients who are going to undergo Cesarean section under spinal anesthesia

Exclusion Criteria: conditons contraindicated for regional anesthesia

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Anesthetic Department
Taichung, Taiwan, 404
Sponsors and Collaborators
China Medical University Hospital
Study Director: Hung C Cheng, M.D. Anesthetic Department Identifier: NCT00207961     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: DMR-93-43
First Posted: September 21, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 9, 2005
Last Verified: September 2005

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Brain Ischemia
Cerebral Infarction
Pathologic Processes
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Brain Infarction