Detection of Pulmonary Embolism With CECT

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 13, 2006
Last Update Posted : January 7, 2008
Information provided by:
Bracco Diagnostics, Inc

June 30, 2006
July 13, 2006
January 7, 2008
July 2006
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Hounsfield Units (HU) measured at various levels of pulmonary arteries
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Presence of artifacts; global enhancement
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Detection of Pulmonary Embolism With CECT
Detection of Pulmonary Embolism Comparing Isovue-370 and Visipaque 320 Using 64-Slice Multi-Detector Computed Tomographic Angiography
To compare the vascular enhancement of the two contrast agents in pulmonary Multi-detector CTA
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Phase 4
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Pulmonary Embolism
Drug: Isovue
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
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November 2006
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients 18 yrs or older
  • With suspected PE
  • Referred for MDCTA of pulmonary arteries
  • Signed informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnant and lactating females
  • History of hypersensitivity to iodinated contrast agents
  • Hyperthyroidism or pheochromocytoma
  • Severe CHF
  • Renal impairment
  • Weight greater than 300 lbs
  • Pacemaker
  • Swan Ganz catheter
  • Defibrillator or other intrathoracic metallic vascular device
  • Received an investigational compound within 30 days of being in the study
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
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United States
IOP 106
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Bracco Diagnostics, Inc
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Study Director: Steve Sireci, M.D. Bracco Diagnostics
Bracco Diagnostics, Inc
January 2008

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