Tab Title Description
Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:
- Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
- Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
- Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
Sponsor Protocol Number: 16-002502
About this study
The purpose of this study is to establish an aggregate database of information on the diagnosis, management (acute and definitive), surveillance and outcomes following blunt thoracic aortic injury.
Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.
- Patients with CT/CTA, duplex, angiographic or clinical/ operative diagnosis of injury to the aorta following blunt trauma, the initial management of which is at the enrolling center (i.e. must arrive from point of injury and not prior medical center or facility)
- Patients age <2 years old
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