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A Rapid 10-minute Liver MRI

This study has been completed.
Philips Medical Systems
Bracco Diagnostics, Inc
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Nebraska Identifier:
First received: July 6, 2011
Last updated: November 12, 2015
Last verified: November 2015
The purpose of this study to assess the image quality of the rapid MRI compared to the standard MRI.

Underlying Liver Disease
Fibrosis of Liver
Cirrhosis With Suspicion of Liver Cancer
Lesion on a Prior Ultrasound, CT or Outside MRI

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Rapid 10-minute Liver MRI

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Further study details as provided by University of Nebraska:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • image quality outcome [ Time Frame: 2 years ]
    Two MRI exams will be evaluated by two radiologists based on a number of items.

Enrollment: 25
Study Start Date: July 2011
Study Completion Date: June 2015
Primary Completion Date: June 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
subjects with an underlying liver disease
(1)underlying liver disease; (2) have a lesion on a prior imaging study; (3) must be prior standard MR


Ages Eligible for Study:   19 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
patients with an underlying liver disease

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. underlying liver disease
  2. have a lesion on a prior imaging study
  3. must have prior standard MR

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Contra-indication for MR imaging including pacemaker, claustrophobia, pregnancy, electronic or vascular devices that are contraindicated;
  2. patients with severe kidney dysfunction
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01390194

United States, Nebraska
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 68198-1045
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Nebraska
Philips Medical Systems
Bracco Diagnostics, Inc
Principal Investigator: Shahid Hussain, MD University of Nebraska
  More Information

Responsible Party: University of Nebraska Identifier: NCT01390194     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 246-10
Study First Received: July 6, 2011
Last Updated: November 12, 2015

Keywords provided by University of Nebraska:
liver disease
hepatocellular carcinoma

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Liver Diseases
Liver Neoplasms
Digestive System Diseases
Digestive System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms processed this record on May 25, 2017