Identification of Celiac Ganglia

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified March 2012 by Indiana University.
Recruitment status was  Active, not recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Indiana University Identifier:
First received: November 9, 2009
Last updated: March 22, 2012
Last verified: March 2012
Computer-aided image recognition will improve the technique of endoscopic ultrasound-celiac plexus block/celiac plexus neurolysis (EUS-CPB/CPN) and improved pain relief.

Celiac Ganglia

Study Type: Observational
Official Title: Identification of Celiac Ganglia for Endoscopic Ultrasound

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Further study details as provided by Indiana University:

Estimated Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: August 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: March 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: February 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:
All subjects who are undergoing EUS will be eligible. Consecutive patients undergoing EUS will be invited to participate in this study. Subjects must be 18 years old or above at the time of the procedure.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
EUS patients

Inclusion Criteria:

  • all EUS patients

Exclusion Criteria:

  • under 18 yrs
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01010360

United States, Indiana
Indiana University
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States, 46202
Sponsors and Collaborators
Indiana University
Principal Investigator: Julia LeBlanc, MD, MPH Indiana University
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Indiana University Identifier: NCT01010360     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0906-71 
Study First Received: November 9, 2009
Last Updated: March 22, 2012
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Indiana University:
celiac ganglia

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Celiac Disease
Ganglion Cysts
Synovial Cyst
Connective Tissue Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
Malabsorption Syndromes
Metabolic Diseases
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