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Safety and Effectiveness of Visipaque 320mg-I/ml for Use in Contrast–Enhanced CT Angiography of Arteries of the Heart

2014-08-27 03:44:14 | BioPortfolio

Summary

CT (computed tomography) angiography (CTA) is an examination similar to a CAT scan that uses x-rays and a contrast medium (also called dye) to visualize blood flow in arteries and veins throughout the body.

VISIPAQUE™ will be given through a vein in the arm before having the CTA scan of the heart arteries. The pictures it produces of the heart and its blood vessels will be reviewed and compared to those obtained during the catheter-based coronary angiography to see if the CTA shows the same blockages.

Study Design

Allocation: Non-Randomized, Control: Uncontrolled, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Diagnostic

Conditions

Coronary Artery Disease

Intervention

iodixanol

Location

Princeton
New Jersey
United States
08540

Status

Completed

Source

GE Healthcare

Results (where available)

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