Pulmonary Embolism: Multifunctional Assessment of Prognosis (PE-MAP)
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01113775|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified October 2009 by University Of Perugia.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : April 30, 2010
Last Update Posted : May 17, 2010
This is a prospective, observational, multicenter study. The primary aim of the study is to assess the accuracy of spiral CT scan to detect right ventricular dysfunction as compared to current 'gold standard'in patients with pulmonary embolism. At the purpose of this study right ventricular dysfunction as assessed by transthoracic echocardiography and serum levels of troponin are considered as gold standard.
The secondary aim of the study is to assess the prognostic value of right ventricular dysfunction as assessed by spiral CT scan.
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|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||400 participants|
|Official Title:||Right Ventricular Dysfunction in Acute Pulmonary Embolism as Assessed by Spiral CT Scan: Comparison With Transthoracic Echocardiography and Evaluation of Prognostic Value|
|Study Start Date :||January 2007|
|presence of right ventricle dysfunction|
|absence of right ventricle dysfunction|
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01113775
|Contact: Cecilia Becattini, MD||0039 075 578 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Internal and Cardiovascular Medicine Department||Recruiting|
|Perugia, Italy, 060100|
|Contact: Cecilia Becattini, MD email@example.com|
|Study Chair:||Cecilia Becattini, MD||University Of Perugia|