Utility of Laboratory Testing for Children With Seizure in Emergency Department
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01123746|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 14, 2010
Last Update Posted : May 14, 2010
Objective: To evaluate the predisposing factors associated with abnormal laboratory findings in patients who came to the emergency room due to a first seizure.
Methods: Patients were divided into separate groups based on normal and abnormal laboratory results for sodium, potassium, calcium, and glucose. The difference in age, gender, whether this was the first attack, whether there was fever, whether there were gastrointestinal symptoms, the duration and pattern of the seizure, and whether there was a seizure at the emergency department, were evaluated.
|Condition or disease|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||500 participants|
|Study Start Date :||October 2009|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||December 2009|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||April 2010|
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01123746
|Taipei Medical University-WanFang Hospital|
|Taipei, Taiwan, 116|
|Principal Investigator:||Hsiao-Feng Chou, M.D.||Pediatrics department, Wanfang hospital|