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V/Q SPECT for Diagnosis of Pulmonary Embolism

This study has been completed.
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University Hospital, Brest Identifier:
First received: August 16, 2010
Last updated: NA
Last verified: August 2010
History: No changes posted
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.

Pulmonary Embolism

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Performance of V/Q SPECT for the Diagnosis of Pulmonary Embolism

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Further study details as provided by University Hospital, Brest:

Enrollment: 300
Study Start Date: January 2004
Study Completion Date: December 2006

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Pulmonary embolism suspicion
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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
Study First Received: August 16, 2010
Last Updated: August 16, 2010

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pulmonary Embolism
Embolism and Thrombosis
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases processed this record on July 26, 2017