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Prospective Cohort Study of the Ability of MRI/DTI to Diagnose Prostate Cancer

2016-10-18 02:08:21 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to examine if investigators can improve diagnosis of prostate cancer by using MRI/DTI?

Description

This is a prospective cohort study of the ability of MRI/DTI to diagnose prostate cancer in men undergoing prostate MRI.

Study design: Male adults who are scheduled to undergo MRI of the prostate, for clinical reasons, will be subjected to additional 10 minutes of image acquisition inside the MRI machine. The added MRI/DTI acquisition does not involve injection of additional contrast material. Investigators will compare between ability of the full mp-MRI images to diagnose prostate cancer to that of the MRI/DTI images

Study Design

Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Diagnostic

Conditions

Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Intervention

MRI machine

Location

Rabin Medical Center
Petah-Tikva
Israel
4941492

Status

Enrolling by invitation

Source

Rabin Medical Center

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-10-18T02:08:21-0400

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