Duke Urology Database and Specimen Bank

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 17, 2009
Last Update Posted : February 8, 2013
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Judd Moul, Duke University

Brief Summary:
The proposed project is aimed to build a Duke University-specific longitudinal urologic surgery database. It will be used as the main resource to support future research within Urology and Duke University.

Condition or disease
Prostate Cancer Bladder Cancer Erectile Dysfunction Incontinence

Detailed Description:

Specifically, the database will be used for the following future studies. (i) To characterize the biomarkers/protein signature associated with urological diseases; (ii) To clarify the clinical role of the risk factors and their interactions for early detection and optimized treatment of urological diseases, and improvement of post-treatment quality of life; (iii) To develop algorithms and nomograms to accurately predict the outcome of urological diseases.

Retrospective review of subjects data prior to Institutional Review Board approval and prospective review of data on those consented after Institutional Review Board approval.

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 87820 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Official Title: Duke Longitudinal Urologic Surgery Patient Outcome Database
Study Start Date : January 1988
Actual Primary Completion Date : November 2012
Actual Study Completion Date : November 2012

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Duke Urology patients

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00978991

United States, North Carolina
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina, United States, 27710
Sponsors and Collaborators
Duke University
Principal Investigator: Judd W Moul, MD Duke University

Responsible Party: Judd Moul, Professor of Surgery, Duke University Identifier: NCT00978991     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Pro00005140
First Posted: September 17, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 8, 2013
Last Verified: February 2013

Keywords provided by Judd Moul, Duke University:
Benign prostate hyperplasia
Erectile dysfunction

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
Erectile Dysfunction
Urologic Neoplasms
Urogenital Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Urinary Bladder Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Sexual Dysfunction, Physiological
Genital Diseases, Male
Sexual Dysfunctions, Psychological
Mental Disorders