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The 3-Dimensional Ultrasound for Fetal Anomaly Scan

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified August 2009 by Sheba Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00966537
First Posted: August 27, 2009
Last Update Posted: August 27, 2009
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Information provided by:
Sheba Medical Center
  Purpose
The aim of this study is 1) to study the clinical application of 3D/4D ultrasound for fetal scanning during pregnancy; 2) ) to study the clinical application of 3D/4D ultrasound for pelvic scanning; 3) to demonstrate how to optimally display the different organs. 4) to correlate our findings with other diagnostic tools like MRI, CT; 5) to correlate our findings with clinical outcome.

Condition
Pregnancy

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: The 3-Dimensional Ultrasound for Fetal Anomaly Scan.

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Further study details as provided by Sheba Medical Center:

Estimated Enrollment: 600
Study Start Date: May 2008
Detailed Description:

A prospective studies of patients that coming to the ultrasound (US) unit in Sheba Medical Center from November 2007 for diagnostic US examination.

Patients will receive information of the study (printed and oral) and will ask to sign informed consent to act as a research subject and permission to use personal heath information for research.

Studies is performed using commercially available ultrasound equipment (Voluson 730 Expert, General Electric Healthcare, Kretztechnik, Zipf, Austria) with volumetric abdominal RAB 4-8 MHz and volumetric transvaginal RIC 5-9 MHz transducer probes.

During the examination of the patient pictures and 3D/4D volumes will acquired either by static 3D or 4D Volume or STIC (Spacio Temporal Image Corelation), Contrast Imaging in plane C (VCI-C) with and without Doppler (Color, Power and High Definition) and with B-flow. Image quality will be assessed in various modes. For optimizing the image volumes manipulations will be performed by positioning of the

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
pregnant woman
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • pregnant woman who come for fetal anomaly scan.

Exclusion Criteria:

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00966537


Contacts
Contact: Liat Gindes, MD gindesl@smile.net.il

Locations
Israel
Sheba Medical Center Recruiting
Ramat-gan,, Israel
Contact: Liat Gindes, MD       gindesl@smile.net.il   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Sheba Medical Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: Dr. Liat Gindes, Sheba Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00966537     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SHEBA-09-4936-LG-CTIL
First Submitted: August 26, 2009
First Posted: August 27, 2009
Last Update Posted: August 27, 2009
Last Verified: August 2009

Keywords provided by Sheba Medical Center:
to study the clinical application of 3D/4D ultrasound for fetal scanning
to study the clinical application of 3D/4D ultrasound for pelvic scanning;
to demonstrate how to optimally display the different organs.
to correlate our findings with other diagnostic tools like MRI, CT;
to correlate our findings with clinical outcome.

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Congenital Abnormalities