EUS-CPN: A Retrospective Review

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 20, 2007
Last Update Posted : September 12, 2012
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Indiana University

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this retrospective study is to measure the safety of EUS-CPN in patients that have undergone this procedure in the last decade.

Condition or disease
Pancreatic Cancer

Study Type : Observational
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Endoscopic Ultrasound-guided Celiac Plexus Neurolysis (EUS-CPN): A Retrospective Review of Safety
Study Start Date : July 2006
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2007

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Number of EUS-CPN procedures for each patient [ Time Frame: over a ten year period ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Procedure-related complications [ Time Frame: over a ten year period ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
All patients that underwent a EUS-CPN over a ten year period at Indiana University Medical Center will be considered.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Any subject that has undergone EUS-CPN will be considered for this study.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects will be excluded if they have undergone a celiac plexus neurolysis (endoscopic, percutaneous, or surgical) at an another institution.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00577564

United States, Indiana
Clarian: University Hospital
Indianpolis, Indiana, United States, 46202
Sponsors and Collaborators
Indiana University
Principal Investigator: Julia LeBlanc, MD, MPH Indiana University School of Medicine

Responsible Party: Dr. Julia LeBlanc, Indiana University Medical Center Identifier: NCT00577564     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0606-59
IRB #0606-59
First Posted: December 20, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 12, 2012
Last Verified: September 2012

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Digestive System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Endocrine Gland Neoplasms
Digestive System Diseases
Pancreatic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases