Hepatic Hemodynamic Changes and Simulation in Living-Related Liver Transplantation

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified September 2005 by National Taiwan University Hospital
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First received: October 5, 2005
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Last verified: September 2005
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This 1-year project is intended to study the hemodynamic changes of poratal and hepatic artery during living related liver transplantation. We hypothesize that after right hepatectomy for living related liver transplatation, portal vein overflow will change the remnant liver contour and result in liver hyperplasia.

Right Hepatectomy

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Observational Model: Natural History
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Hepatic Hemodynamic Changes and Simulation Before /After Living-Related Liver Transplantation in Donors/Recipients

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Estimated Enrollment: 10
Study Start Date: September 2005
Detailed Description:
We use CT as tools to reconstruct 3D images of portal vein and hepatic artery before and one month after operation. The images are transferred to CAD and computer simulation is performed.

Ages Eligible for Study:   21 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria: - Informed adult-to adult living donor underwent right lobectomy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • no written informed contents
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00234624

Contact: Cheng-Maw Ho, MD +886-2-23123456 ext 9801914 miningho@ntu.edu.tw
Contact: Po-Huang Lee, PhD

NTUH Recruiting
Taipei, Taiwan, 100
Contact: Cheng-Maw Ho, MD    +886-2-23123456 ext 9801914    miningho@ntu.edu.tw   
Contact: Po-Huang Lee, PhD    +886-2-23123456 ext 5104    pohuang@ha.mc.ntu.edu.tw   
Sub-Investigator: Cheng-Maw Ho, MD         
Principal Investigator: Po-Huang Lee, PhD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Taiwan University Hospital
Principal Investigator: Po-Huang Lee, PhD NTUH
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00234624     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 9461700821 
Study First Received: October 5, 2005
Last Updated: October 5, 2005

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on January 23, 2017