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Device Study to Evaluate the Detection and Characterization of Middle Ear Fluid in Children

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 August 2011 by OtoSonics Inc..
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01421199
First Posted: August 22, 2011
Last Update Posted: August 22, 2011
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
OtoSonics Inc.
August 18, 2011
August 22, 2011
August 22, 2011
September 2011
December 2011   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
detection of middle ear fluid [ Time Frame: day one ]
device will be used during myringotomy procedure to detect middle ear fluid
Same as current
No Changes Posted
fluid viscosity [ Time Frame: day one ]
fluid obtained during myringotomy will be tested for viscosity
Same as current
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Device Study to Evaluate the Detection and Characterization of Middle Ear Fluid in Children
A Prospective, Multi Center, Non-randomized Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Ear Effusion Detection and Characterization System (EEDCS) to Detect and Characterize Middle Ear Fluid in Children

The study has three objectives:

  1. To determine if the device can detect if middle ear fluid is present in children who are scheduled for tube placement (myringotomy)
  2. If fluid is present to characterize the fluid as thick or thin
  3. Evaluate the safety of the device
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Interventional
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Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Single (Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
  • Otitis Media With Effusion
  • Middle Ear Effusion
Procedure: Myringotomy
tube placement for children with multiple ear infections
Other Name: ear tubes
Myringotomy
On arm
Intervention: Procedure: Myringotomy
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Unknown status
125
December 2011
December 2011   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 6 months to 17 years
  • scheduled to undergo myringotomy procedure

Exclusion Criteria:

  • mastoiditis
  • tympanostomy tubes
  • chronic middle ear disease
  • otitis externa
  • perforations of the middle ear
  • use of antibiotic ear drops within 2 days of surgery
  • systemic antibiotic use
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
6 Months to 17 Years   (Child)
No
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
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NCT01421199
OTO-Myr
No
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OtoSonics Inc.
OtoSonics Inc.
Not Provided
Principal Investigator: Mark E Boseley, MD Madigan Army Medical Center
OtoSonics Inc.
August 2011

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