Immunemodulation in Patients With Minor Head Injury (MHI)

This study has been completed.
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Medical University of Vienna Identifier:
First received: February 13, 2008
Last updated: April 10, 2012
Last verified: July 2011
The purpose of this study is to try to prove the worth of the two (2) Serum Proteins S-100 Beta and NSE in combination with a diagnostic algorithm to help to establish diagnosis in patients with minor head injury.

Head Trauma

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Diagnostic Algorithm in Minor Head Injury

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Intracranial Haematoma [ Time Frame: 2 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA
Serum from peripheral blood

Enrollment: 130
Study Start Date: October 2007
Study Completion Date: July 2011
Primary Completion Date: May 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Patients from daily practice


Ages Eligible for Study:   1 Year and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients from daily practice

Inclusion Criteria:

  • minor head injury

Exclusion Criteria:

  • severe head injury
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00622778

Medical University of Vienna
Vienna, Austria, 1090
Sponsors and Collaborators
Medical University of Vienna
Study Chair: Vilmos Vecsei, M.D. Professor Head of Department