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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03164434
Recruitment Status :
First Posted : May 23, 2017
Last Update Posted : May 23, 2017
Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
prof. dr. Bart Depreitere, Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven
This observational study investigates ICP signals obtained through an external ventricular drain in the brain connected with an external transducer. In particular, the study investigates how drainage influences the monitored signal: influence of flow rate, reservoir height and initial ICP before draining.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Patients with severe traumatic brain injury or subarachnoid hemorrhage in whom monitoring of ICP is warranted.