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Acute Diverticulitis and C-Reactive Protein as a Prognostic Marker

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified April 2013 by LAURA MORA LOPEZ, Corporacion Parc Tauli.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01825967
First Posted: April 8, 2013
Last Update Posted: April 10, 2013
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
LAURA MORA LOPEZ, Corporacion Parc Tauli
  Purpose

The management of acute diverticulitis maybe better if we have prognostic markers of evolution.

Hypothesis: C-reactive protein maybe a good prognostic marker of evolution of acute diverticulitis.

The investigators need to know the values of C-reactive protein to predict evolution of acute diverticulitis.


Condition Intervention
Acute Diverticulitis Other: C-reactive protein

Study Type: Observational [Patient Registry]
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Target Follow-Up Duration: 30 Days
Official Title: Predictive Value of C-Reactive Protein in Acute Diverticulitis

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Further study details as provided by LAURA MORA LOPEZ, Corporacion Parc Tauli:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • C-Reactive Protein [ Time Frame: 24 Hours ]

Estimated Enrollment: 30
Study Start Date: April 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date: April 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: April 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Acute Diverticulitis
We measured C-reactive protein in all the patients diagnosed with acute diverticulitis
Other: C-reactive protein
measured C-reactive protein in all patients with acute diverticulitis

Detailed Description:

A prospective observational study. All the patients with TC-diagnosis of acute diverticulitis (AD) had a C-reactive protein (PCR) in the initial blood test.

The investigators will predict evolution of AD with the PCR initial.

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 90 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
All Patients with Acute Diverticulitis
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Acute Diverticulitis

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Other Abdominal Pathologies
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01825967


Contacts
Contact: MORA L. LAURA, MD 34639101033 Lmora@tauli.cat

Locations
Spain
Corporacion Parc Tauli Not yet recruiting
Sabadell, Barcelona, Spain, 08208
Contact    34937231010 ext 21490    Lmora@tauli.cat   
Contact: Laura Mora    3493723101033 ext 21490    Lmora@tauli.cat   
Corporacion parc tauli Not yet recruiting
Sabadell, Sabadell-Barcelona, Spain, 08208
Contact: MORA L. LAURA, MD    34639101033    Lmora@tauli.cat   
Principal Investigator: MORA L. LAURA, MD         
Corporacion Parc Tauli Not yet recruiting
Sabadell, Sabadell/barcelona, Spain, 08208
Contact: MORA L. LAURA, MD    34639101033    Lmora@tauli.cat   
Corporacion Parc Tauli
Sabadell, Sabadell/barcelona, Spain, 08208
Sponsors and Collaborators
Corporacion Parc Tauli
Investigators
Principal Investigator: MORA LAURA, MD Corporacion Parc Tauli
  More Information

Responsible Party: LAURA MORA LOPEZ, General Surgeon, Corporacion Parc Tauli
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01825967     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2013/532
First Submitted: March 29, 2013
First Posted: April 8, 2013
Last Update Posted: April 10, 2013
Last Verified: April 2013

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diverticulitis
Intraabdominal Infections
Infection
Gastroenteritis
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases