Changes of Microbiota in Irritable Bowel Syndrome Patients

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified September 2012 by Far Eastern Memorial Hospital.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Far Eastern Memorial Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01679730
First received: August 21, 2012
Last updated: March 9, 2015
Last verified: September 2012
  Purpose
To investigate the changes of gastrointestinal microbiota in irritable bowel syndrome patients by hydrogen breath test and molecular-based analysis of microbiota in gastrointestinal tract

Condition
Mucosa Associated Bacteria in Small Intestine

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective

Further study details as provided by Far Eastern Memorial Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • difference in component of microbiota between cases and controls [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: June 2012
Estimated Primary Completion Date: April 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
irritable bowel syndrome patients

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 80 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Irritable bowel syndrome patients
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Case group: 20 to 80 years old irritable bowel syndrome patients
  • Control group: 20 to 80 years old healthy subjects

Exclusion Criteria:

  • without writtent informed consent
  • contraindications for enteroscopy
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01679730

Contacts
Contact: Chen-Shuan Chung, MD, M.Sc chungchenshuan_3@yahoo.com.tw

Locations
Taiwan
Far Eastern Memorial Hospital Recruiting
New Taipei City, Taiwan
Contact: Chen-Shuan Chung, MD, M.Sc       chugnchenshuan_3@yahoo.com.tw   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Far Eastern Memorial Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Far Eastern Memorial Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01679730     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: FEMH-100126-F 
Study First Received: August 21, 2012
Last Updated: March 9, 2015
Health Authority: Taiwan : Food and Drug Administration

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on May 04, 2016