A Randomised Controlled Trial of Lumbar Drainage to Treat Communicating Hydrocephalus After Severe Intraventricular Hemorrhage (LUCAS-IVH)
This study has been completed.
University of Erlangen-Nürnberg Medical School
First Posted: January 5, 2010
Last Update Posted: October 27, 2016
University of Freiburg
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dimitre Staykov, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg Medical School
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study has been completed.|
|Study Completion Date:||July 2015|
|Primary Completion Date:||July 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Staykov D, Kuramatsu JB, Bardutzky J, Volbers B, Gerner ST, Kloska SP, Doerfler A, Schwab S, Huttner HB. Efficacy and safety of combined intraventricular fibrinolysis with lumbar drainage for prevention of permanent shunt dependency after intracerebral hemorrhage with severe ventricular involvement: A randomized trial and individual patient data meta-analysis. Ann Neurol. 2017 Jan;81(1):93-103. doi: 10.1002/ana.24834.