Working... Menu
Trial record 3 of 135 for:    glucose levels AND stroke

Determinants of Penumbra in Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT01323413
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified May 2014 by rambam62, Rambam Health Care Campus.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : March 25, 2011
Last Update Posted : May 2, 2014
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
rambam62, Rambam Health Care Campus

Brief Summary:
The purpose of the study is to examine the influence of demographic, clinical and laboratory characteristics on the presence and size of penumbra in acute ischemic stroke patients and to determine those of them which related significantly and independently to the presence and size of Penumbra. The examined factors will include demographic variables such as age, gender, ethnic background, vascular risk factors and medical history, clinical parameters such as time from stroke onset until arrival to the hospital, results of neurological evaluation by NIHSS and imaging findings, laboratory tests such as body temperature, blood pressure, glucose level, renal functions etc. and imaging findings - the presence and the size of collateral blood vessels, the state of carotid arteries (by CTA). The possible correlation between all this parameters and the presence and the size of penumbra as detected by CTP will be further examined.

Condition or disease
Acute Ischemic Stroke

Layout table for study information
Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 250 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Determinants of Penumbra in Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients
Study Start Date : April 2011
Estimated Primary Completion Date : November 2016
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2016

acute ischemic stroke patients

Information from the National Library of Medicine

Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contacts provided below. For general information, Learn About Clinical Studies.

Layout table for eligibility information
Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
neurological ward

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Acute ischemic stroke patients hospitalized in Rambam Health Care Campus between 2008-2010, and which have underwent neurological evaluation including NIHSS scale, Brain CT, CT angio and Ct perfusion.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Intracranial hemorrhage of any other brain condition

Information from the National Library of Medicine

To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.

Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01323413

Layout table for location contacts
Contact: Gregory J Telman, MD +972-48542161

Layout table for location information
Rambam Health Care Campus Recruiting
Haifa, Israel
Contact: Ahmad Khalaila, MD    =972-502061686      
Sub-Investigator: Ahmad Khalaila, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rambam Health Care Campus

Layout table for additonal information
Responsible Party: rambam62, MD, Rambam Health Care Campus Identifier: NCT01323413     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0080-11CTIL
First Posted: March 25, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 2, 2014
Last Verified: May 2014

Keywords provided by rambam62, Rambam Health Care Campus:
CT perfusion

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Layout table for MeSH terms
Cerebral Infarction
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Pathologic Processes
Brain Infarction
Brain Ischemia