Prehospital Transcranial Duplex in Patients With Acute Stroke

Terminated

Phase N/A Results N/A

Trial Description

The aim of the study is to investigate patients with acute stroke prehospital with transcranial duplex ultrasound to detect an infarct of the middle cerebral artery.

Detailed Description

The investigation of the patients will be done by an anaesthesiologist who is part of the prehospital medical treatment in Germany. The main question is, wether a non neurologist can detect an infarction of the middle cerebral artery in a short time an lead the patient to the indicated clinic.

Trial Stopped: Changes in preclinical treatment of stroke patients, no more emergency physician will met this patients

Conditions

Interventions

  • No intervention in this study Other
    Intervention Desc: No intervention in this study
    ARM 1: Kind: Experimental
    Label: Patients with clinical signs of stroke
    Description: Patients with clinical signs of stroke

Trial Design

  • Observation: Case-Only
  • Perspective: Prospective
  • Sampling: Probability Sample

Trial Population

Patients with clinical signs of acute stroke in the teritorial of the middle cerebral artery

Outcomes

Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary Prehospital detection of an infarction of the middle cerebral artery in patients with acute stroke 5 Minutes No

Sponsors