The Validity of Forced Expiratory Maneuvers in Ataxia Telangiectasia Studied Longitudinally
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00951886|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2009 by Sheba Medical Center.
Recruitment status was: Active, not recruiting
First Posted : August 4, 2009
Last Update Posted : August 4, 2009
Rationale: Forced spirometry maneuvers are not routinely performed in patients with Ataxia Telangiectasia (A-T), even though they suffer from respiratory illnesses.
Objectives: To study the feasibility and validity of forced spirometry in A-T patients.
Methods: Patients will perform spirometry during clinical visits. Parameters studied will be technical quality, relation to predicted values, age, pulmonary illness, body mass index, mutational status and mutation.
|Condition or disease|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||28 participants|
|Official Title:||The Validity of Forced Expiratory Maneuvers in Ataxia Teleangiectasia Studied Longitudinally|
|Study Start Date :||July 2009|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||July 2009|
- spirometry measurements [ Time Frame: 3 years ]
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00951886
|Pediatric Pulmonary Unit, The Edmond and Lily Safra Children's Hospital Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel HaShomer|
|Ramat-Gan, Israel, 52621|