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Capsule Endoscopic Miss Rates Determined by Back-to-Back Capsule Endoscopy

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00530231
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified May 2007 by Samsung Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : September 17, 2007
Last Update Posted : September 17, 2007
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Samsung Medical Center

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine the missing rate of capsule endoscopy using back-to-back capsule endoscopy.

Condition or disease
Capsule Endoscopy

Study Type : Observational
Observational Model: Defined Population
Primary Purpose: Screening
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Capsule Endoscopic Miss Rates Determined by Back-to-Back Capsule Endoscopy

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MedlinePlus related topics: Endoscopy
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Ages Eligible for Study:   15 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with obscure gastrointestinal bleeding

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Intestinal stenosis or obstruction
  • Swallowing difficulty
  • History of abdominal surgery
  • History of radiation therapy for abdominal or pelvic lesion
  • Age < 15 years
  • Pregnancy
  • Unstable vital sign or massive hematochezia
  • Bleeding lesion, mass > 2 cm, or intestinal stenosis found by CT angiography

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00530231


Locations
Korea, Republic of
Samsung Medical Center Recruiting
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 135-710
Contact: Byung-Hoon Min    822-3410-3409    bh0117.min@samsung.com   
Principal Investigator: Dong Kyung Chang         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Samsung Medical Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Dong Kyung Chang Samsung Medical Center

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00530231     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2007-05-041
First Posted: September 17, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 17, 2007
Last Verified: May 2007

Keywords provided by Samsung Medical Center:
Capsule endoscopy
Missing rate