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Prospective, Non-Randomized Evaluation of Carbon Dioxide Gas as a Contrast Agent in Comparison With Iodinated Contrast in Endovascular Aneurysm Repair

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00520416
First Posted: August 24, 2007
Last Update Posted: March 17, 2017
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University of Southern California
August 22, 2007
August 24, 2007
March 17, 2017
October 2006
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Prospective, Non-Randomized Evaluation of Carbon Dioxide Gas as a Contrast Agent in Comparison With Iodinated Contrast in Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
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Endovascular repair of infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) requires a contrast agent to identify the vascular anatomy and placement of the stent graft. Iodine contrast has traditionally been used, but has the potential to harm the kidneys. Another contrast agent is carbon dioxide gas. It has been proven safe to use, but the quality of the images it creates needs to be compared to iodine contrast. Patients in this study undergo the endovascular AAA repair as they normally, with the iodine contrast. At the end of surgery carbon dioxide gas contrast is given as an extra step. The images will be later evaluated.
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Observational
Time Perspective: Prospective
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  • Carbon Dioxide
  • Endovascular Abdominal Aortic Aneurym Repair
  • Prospective
  • Angiogram
Procedure: Carbon dioxide angiogram
see description of procedure
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There is no control or experimental group. The same patients undergoing endovascular AAA repair with serve as their own control
Intervention: Procedure: Carbon dioxide angiogram
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Completed
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July 20, 2008
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm amendable to endovascular repair

Exclusion Criteria:

  • renal failure or contraindication to receiving iodine contrast.
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Child, Adult, Senior
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United States
 
 
NCT00520416
HS-06-00263
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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
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University of Southern California
University of Southern California
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Principal Investigator: Fred A Weaver, MD University of Southern California
University of Southern California
March 2017