Summary

for people ages 18-75 (full criteria)
at San Diego, California
study started
estimated completion:
Santiago Horgan

Description

Summary

This is a prospective chart review/data collection study of the per oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) procedure, that will include questionnaires administered throughout the study. Subjects enrolled will be those intending to have a POEM procedure. Data will be collected and reviewed through 12 months post-op.

Official Title

Observational Study of the Per-Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM) Procedure

Keywords

Achalasia myotomy endoscopic myotomy difficulty swallowing Esophageal Achalasia Per-oral enodscopic myotomy Per-oral endoscopic myotomy

Eligibility

For people ages 18-75

Inclusion:

  1. Diagnosis of achalasia
  2. Age 18-75
  3. Mentally competent to give informed consent
  4. Scheduled to undergo a POEM procedure

Exclusion:

  1. Pregnant women
  2. Any prior surgical treatment for achalasia

Location

  • University of California, San Diego accepting new patients
    San Diego California 92103 United States

Details

Status
accepting new patients
Start Date
Completion Date
(estimated)
Sponsor
University of California, San Diego
ID
NCT01402518
Lead Scientist
Santiago Horgan
Study Type
Observational
Last Updated
April 30, 2018