V/Q SPECT for Diagnosis of Pulmonary Embolism

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 17, 2010
Last Update Posted : August 17, 2010
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University Hospital, Brest

Brief Summary:
The objective of the study was to assess diagnostic performance of V/Q SPECT for the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism by comparing V/Q SPECT results to a validated diagnostic strategy.

Condition or disease
Pulmonary Embolism

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 300 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Performance of V/Q SPECT for the Diagnosis of Pulmonary Embolism
Study Start Date : January 2004
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2006

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Pulmonary embolism suspicion

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Pulmonary embolism suspicion

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: PENNEC, CHU de BREST Identifier: NCT01183026     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SPECT
First Posted: August 17, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 17, 2010
Last Verified: August 2010

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pulmonary Embolism
Embolism and Thrombosis
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases