Neuromuscular Ultrasound for Focal Neuropathies

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Michael S. Cartwright, Wake Forest School of Medicine
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01394822
First received: July 13, 2011
Last updated: December 8, 2014
Last verified: December 2014

July 13, 2011
December 8, 2014
September 2011
March 2014   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Overall Neuropathy Sum Score [ Time Frame: 6 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Neuropathy specific scale
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Complete list of historical versions of study NCT01394822 on ClinicalTrials.gov Archive Site
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Neuromuscular Ultrasound for Focal Neuropathies
Neuromuscular Ultrasound for Focal Neuropathies

The purpose of this study is to determine if a new diagnostic technique, called neuromuscular ultrasound, can improve our ability to diagnose focal nerve disease.

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Observational
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Non-Probability Sample

Individuals presenting to the Diagnostic Neurology Laboratory at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center for evaluation of focal nerve disease.

  • Focal Neuropathies
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Median Neuropathy
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Peroneal Neuropathy
  • Radial Neuropathy
  • Sciatic Neuropathy
  • Tibial Neuropathy
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  • Ultrasound results reported
  • Ultrasound results NOT reported
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Completed
120
March 2014
March 2014   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Electrodiagnostic finding of focal nerve disease
  • Age 18 and older

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Skin lesions preventing ultrasound
  • Known ultrasound gel allergy
  • Unable to complete 6 months of follow-up
Both
18 Years and older
No
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
United States
 
NCT01394822
NINDS-K23NS062892
No
Michael S. Cartwright, Wake Forest School of Medicine
Wake Forest School of Medicine
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Wake Forest School of Medicine
December 2014

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