Evaluation of Nerve Regeneration After Nerve Transsection Using (Diffusion-tensor Magnetic Resonance Imaging) DTI MR Imaging


Lead Sponsor: University of Zurich

Source University of Zurich
Brief Summary

To prospectively evaluate the nerve regeneration after traumatic nerve transsection using diffusion tensor magnetic resonance imaging (DTI MR imaging).

Overall Status Completed
Start Date January 2010
Completion Date January 2016
Primary Completion Date January 2016
Study Type Observational
Enrollment 25

Intervention Type: Other

Intervention Name: MR Imaging

Description: MRI is used to evaluate nerve regeneration after traumatic transsection and nerve repair.


Sampling Method: Probability Sample


Inclusion criteria:

- Patients with traumatic nerve transsection and nerve repair.

Exclusion criteria:

- contraindication for MRI;

- pregnancy;

Gender: All

Minimum Age: 18 Years

Maximum Age: N/A

Healthy Volunteers: No

Overall Official
Last Name Role Affiliation
01 Studienregister MasterAdmins Study Director UniversitaetsSpital Zuerich
Location Countries


Verification Date

March 2016

Responsible Party

Type: Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation: University of Zurich

Investigator Full Name: Gustav Andreisek

Investigator Title: md

Has Expanded Access No
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Study Design Info

Observational Model: Cohort

Time Perspective: Prospective

Source: ClinicalTrials.gov