Patent Foramen Ovale in Children With Migraine Headaches
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00750594|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 10, 2008
Last Update Posted : December 26, 2017
|Condition or disease|
Specific Aim 1 Using contrast transthoracic echocardiography, compare the prevalence of a PFO in children with migraine headache with the established incidence of PFO published for the general population.
Specific Aim 2 Using contrast transcranial Doppler, examine the relationship between the degree of right to left atrial shunting with the presence or absence of aura in children with migraine.
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||109 participants|
|Official Title:||Patent Foramen Ovale in Children With Migraine Headaches|
|Study Start Date :||April 2008|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||March 2011|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||March 2011|
- The prevalence of PFO in children with migraine headaches [ Time Frame: One year ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00750594
|United States, Utah|
|Primary Children's Medical Center|
|Salt Lake City, Utah, United States, 84112|
|Principal Investigator:||Rachel McCandless, MD||University of Utah|
|Study Chair:||LuAnn Minich, MD||University of Utah|
|Study Chair:||James Bale, MD||University of Utah|