Condition category
Circulatory System
Date applied
26/05/2005
Date assigned
13/07/2005
Last edited
30/07/2012
Prospective/Retrospective
Prospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Prof Jonathan Gillard

ORCID ID

Contact details

University Department of Radiology
Addenbrooke's Hospital
Hills Road
Cambridge
CB2 2QQ
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

05/Q0108/194

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

64 slice CTA is just as good as DSA for the detection of intra cerebral aneurysms and is superior to 16 slice CTA in rsolution and dose to the patient.

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Hospitals

Trial type

Diagnostic

Patient information sheet

Condition

Subarachnoid haemorrhage

Intervention

64 slice computed tomography angiography (CTA) versus 16 slice CTA versus rotational digital subtraction angiography (DSA)

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Ability to detect intracranial aneurysms

Secondary outcome measures

Radiation dose administered

Overall trial start date

01/10/2005

Overall trial end date

31/12/2006

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

All patients admitted with sub-arachnoid haemorrhage to the Neurosurgery department.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

100

Participant exclusion criteria

Does not match inclusion criteria

Recruitment start date

01/10/2005

Recruitment end date

31/12/2006

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

University Department of Radiology
Cambridge
CB2 2QQ
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Addenbrookes NHS Trust (UK)

Sponsor details

Addenbrooke's Hospital
Hills Road
Cambridge
CB2 2QQ
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

Funders

Funder type

University/education

Funder name

University of Cambridge (UK) - Internal University departmental funding

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

1. 2005 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15851044

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Tipper G, U-King-Im JM, Price SJ, Trivedi RA, Cross JJ, Higgins NJ, Farmer R, Wat J, Kirollos R, Kirkpatrick PJ, Antoun NM, Gillard JH, Detection and evaluation of intracranial aneurysms with 16-row multislice CT angiography., Clin Radiol, 2005, 60, 5, 565-572, doi: 10.1016/j.crad.2004.09.012.

Additional files

Editorial Notes