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Prospective Evaluation of the Clinical Utility of Endoscopically Placed Self-expandable Stents

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00968552
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 31, 2009
Last Update Posted : October 27, 2016
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Florida

Brief Summary:
The investigators' believe that it is important to medical practice to obtain information on how expandable metal stents work in a large group of patients who have metal stents placed in the gastrointestinal system. The purpose of this research study is to collect information on the stent placement in our facility and how the patients responded to the stent placement.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Gastrointestinal Diseases Procedure: Self-expandable stent placement via endoscopy

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 23 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prospective Evaluation of the Clinical Utility of Endoscopically Placed Self-expandable Stents
Study Start Date : August 2009
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 2016
Actual Study Completion Date : October 2016

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MedlinePlus related topics: Endoscopy

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Patients undergoing stent placement
Patients who are scheduled to undergo stent placement via endoscopy as part of their routine medical care.
Procedure: Self-expandable stent placement via endoscopy
Self-expandable stent placement via endoscopy




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. The purpose of this research study is to collect information on the stent placement in our facility and how the patients responded to the stent placement. [ Time Frame: at the time of stent placement ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Age 18 or older
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Age 18 years or older.
  2. Scheduled to undergo endoscopy with placement of self-expanding stent at the University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.
  3. Subject must be able to give informed consent.

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Any contraindication to performing endoscopy.
  2. Participation in another research protocol that could interfere or influence the outcomes measures of the present study.
  3. The subject is unable/unwilling to give informed consent.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00968552


Locations
United States, Florida
Shands UF endoscopy Center
Gainesville, Florida, United States, 32610
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Florida

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: University of Florida
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00968552     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Stents/ERCP
First Posted: August 31, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 27, 2016
Last Verified: October 2016

Keywords provided by University of Florida:
Any Gastrointestinal problem that would require an endoscopically placed stent

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases