Evaluation of Nerve Regeneration After Nerve Transsection Using (Diffusion-tensor Magnetic Resonance Imaging) DTI MR Imaging

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Gustav Andreisek, University of Zurich
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: November 23, 2009
Last updated: March 29, 2016
Last verified: March 2016
To prospectively evaluate the nerve regeneration after traumatic nerve transsection using diffusion tensor magnetic resonance imaging (DTI MR imaging).

Condition Intervention
Nerve Degeneration
Other: MR Imaging

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective

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Further study details as provided by University of Zurich:

Enrollment: 25
Study Start Date: January 2010
Study Completion Date: January 2016
Primary Completion Date: January 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Other: MR Imaging
    MRI is used to evaluate nerve regeneration after traumatic transsection and nerve repair.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
primary care clinic

Inclusion criteria:

  • Patients with traumatic nerve transsection and nerve repair.

Exclusion criteria:

  • contraindication for MRI;
  • pregnancy;
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01020149

Zurich, Switzerland
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Zurich
Study Director: 01 Studienregister MasterAdmins UniversitaetsSpital Zuerich
  More Information

Responsible Party: Gustav Andreisek, md, University of Zurich
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01020149     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 003 
Study First Received: November 23, 2009
Last Updated: March 29, 2016
Health Authority: Switzerland: Swissmedic

Keywords provided by University of Zurich:
Nerve transsection

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Nerve Degeneration
Pathologic Processes

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on April 27, 2016