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A Prospective Study of Natural History of Pancreatitis

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00685087
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 28, 2008
Last Update Posted : May 21, 2013
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Virginia Commonwealth University

Brief Summary:
To prospectively define the natural history and the clinical, laboratory and histomorphometric features of chronic pancreatitis (CP) of varying etiology. To identify clinical and laboratory parameters that correlate with the pathophysiologic state in patients with CP. To quantify the behavioral abnormalities associated with CP. To determine psychological and behavioral correlates of CP disease progression and outcomes.

Condition or disease
Chronic Pancreatitis

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 300 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Prospective Study of Natural History of Pancreatitis
Study Start Date : September 2004
Primary Completion Date : August 2012
Study Completion Date : August 2012

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MedlinePlus related topics: Pancreatitis
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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Subjects presenting to the Pancreatitis clinic with diagnosis of pancreatitis
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects with pancreatitis

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Lack of consent, age <18 years

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00685087


Locations
United States, Virginia
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical center
Richmond, Virginia, United States, 23298
Sponsors and Collaborators
Virginia Commonwealth University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Bimaljit S Sandhu, M.D Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond VA 23298

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Virginia Commonwealth University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00685087     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1-Wiggins
First Posted: May 28, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 21, 2013
Last Verified: May 2008

Keywords provided by Virginia Commonwealth University:
To define the natural history and the clinical, laboratory and histomorphometric features of chronic pancreatitis (CP).
To identify clinical and laboratory parameters that correlate with the pathophysiologic state in patients with CP.
To quantify the behavioral abnormalities associated with CP.
To determine psychological and behavioral correlates of CP disease progression and outcomes.

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pancreatitis
Pancreatitis, Chronic
Pancreatic Diseases
Digestive System Diseases