Spinal Cord Injury Registry - North American Clinical Trials Network for Spinal Cord Injury

Status: Recruiting
Location: See all (14) locations...
Intervention Type: Other
Study Type: Observational
SUMMARY

The NACTN Spinal Cord Injury Registry is a network of clinical centers collecting de-identified data from patients admitted through the Emergency Department of a NACTN center at the time of injury with an initial (first time) spinal cord injury (SCI). Information will be collected on the natural history of SCI and course of treatment through the first 12 months from the date of injury or long as medically indicated. Data collected includes imaging information from CT or MRI scans, neurological and general medical outcome and rehabilitation evaluation. No intervention is given other than standard of care for spinal cord injury, intensive monitoring and frequent follow up care.

Eligibility
Participation Requirements
Sex: All
Minimum Age: 18
Healthy Volunteers: No
View:

• Any patient male or female > or equal to 18 years of age with first time spinal cord injury caused by trauma and has neurological deficit with paralysis (weakness) or loss of sensation (touch).

• Has not received prior medical of surgical care for this injury at an intermediate hospital.

• Must give informed consent

Locations
United States
Florida
University of Miami
Recruiting
Miami
Kentucky
University of Louisville Health Sciences Center
Active, not recruiting
Louisville
Louisiana
Louisiana State University Medical Sciences Center in New Orleans
Recruiting
New Orleans
Maryland
University of Maryland Medical Center
Recruiting
Baltimore
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
Recruiting
Bethesda
North Carolina
Duke University
Not yet recruiting
Durham
Pennsylvania
Thomas Jefferson University
Recruiting
Philadelphia
Tennessee
Hamid Shah, MD
Not yet recruiting
Nashville
Texas
Brooke Army Medical Center
Active, not recruiting
Fort Sam Houston
Houston Methodist Hospital
Active, not recruiting
Houston
The University of Texas, Houston
Recruiting
Houston
Virginia
University of Virginia Health System
Recruiting
Charlottesville
Wisconsin
Medical College of Wisconsin
Not yet recruiting
Milwaukee
Other Locations
Canada
University of Toronto/Toronto Western Hospital
Recruiting
Toronto
Contact Information
Primary
Elizabeth G Toups, MSN, RN, CCRP
etoups@houstonmethodist.org
832-722-4055
Backup
Tanisha Bernhardt
713-441-3814
Time Frame
Start Date: July 2005
Estimated Completion Date: July 2028
Participants
Target number of participants: 1500
Treatments
No Treatment Given
Any male or female 18 years or older admitted to a NACTN hospital, at the time of injury, with an initial (first time) spinal cord injury caused by trauma and has paralysis (muscle weakness) or loss of sensation (touch). The patient has not received medical or surgical care for this injury prior to admission to a NACTN hospital. Patient or family member must give consent to participate.
Authors
James D Guest, Emily Sieg, Shekar N Kurpad, James S Harrop, Jason D Wilson, Hamid Shah, Ryan P Morton, Sven M Hochheimer, Karl Schmitt, Maxwell Boakye, Robert G Grossman, Graham H Creasey, Christopher J Neal, Muhammad Abd-El-Barr, Chun-Po Yen, Bizhan Aarabi, Christopher I Shaffrey, Michael G Fehlings
Sponsors
Collaborators: The Methodist Hospital Research Institute, Thomas Jefferson University, Christopher Reeve Paralysis Foundation, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, Brooke Army Medical Center, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, University of Virginia, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, University of Louisville, Medical College of Wisconsin, University of Toronto, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Duke University, University of Miami
Leads: Robert G. Grossman, MD

This content was sourced from clinicaltrials.gov

Similar Clinical Trials