Ultrasonography of Chest Versus Pulmonary Artery CT Angiography in Patients With Symptoms and Signs in Favor of PTE
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01558206|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified March 2012 by Keihan Golshani, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences.
Recruitment status was: Enrolling by invitation
First Posted : March 20, 2012
Last Update Posted : March 20, 2012
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Pulmonary Thromboembolism||Other: Pulmonary artery CT Angiography Other: Emergency Bedside Ultrasonography of chest|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||76 participants|
|Official Title:||Bedside Ultrasonography of Chest Versus Pulmonary Artery CT Angiography in the Patients Who Came to Emergency Department of Alzahra General Hospital With Respiratory Symptoms and Signs in Favor of Pulmonary Thromboemboli.|
|Study Start Date :||March 2012|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||November 2012|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2012|
Patients with impression of PTE
Those with signs and symptoms in favor of pulmonary thromboembolism.
Other: Pulmonary artery CT Angiography
Performing Pulmonary artery CT Angiography for patients with signs and symptoms in favor of PTE.Other: Emergency Bedside Ultrasonography of chest
Performing Emergency Bedside Ultrasonography of chest at the time of presentation for patients with signs and symptoms in favor of PTE.
- Emergency Ultrasonography findings in patients with signs and symptoms in favor of PTE. [ Time Frame: Within 1 hour of admission ]Comparing the Emergency Bedside Ultrasonography findings in PTE with pulmonary CT Angiography findings.
- Pulmonary CT Angiography findings in patients with signs and symptoms in favor of PTE. [ Time Frame: Within 24 hours of admission ]
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|Iran, Islamic Republic of|
|Emergency Department of alzahra General Hospital, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences|
|Isfahan, Iran, Islamic Republic of|
|Study Chair:||Keihan Golshani, M.D.||Isfahan University of Medical Sciences|