Experimental OFDI Imaging for Barrett's Esophagus

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Massachusetts General hospital, Boston, MABarrett's EsophagusExperimental OFDI Imaging - Device
18 - 70
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial is testing a new type of medical imaging system that is smaller and easier to use. The goal is to see if it is safe and effective.

Eligible Conditions
  • Barrett's Esophagus

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 5-7 Minutes of imaging

5-7 Minutes of imaging
Assessment of quality and performance of Compact Imaging System (CIS)

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

1 Treatment Group

OFDI Imaging
1 of 1

Experimental Treatment

20 Total Participants · 1 Treatment Group

Primary Treatment: Experimental OFDI Imaging · No Placebo Group · N/A

OFDI Imaging
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Experimental OFDI Imaging · Intervention Types: Device

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 5-7 minutes of imaging

Who is running the clinical trial?

Massachusetts General HospitalLead Sponsor
2,735 Previous Clinical Trials
31,217,280 Total Patients Enrolled
National Cancer Institute (NCI)NIH
13,162 Previous Clinical Trials
41,167,274 Total Patients Enrolled
National Institutes of Health (NIH)NIH
2,474 Previous Clinical Trials
24,591,621 Total Patients Enrolled
Guillermo Tearney, MD, PhDPrincipal Investigator - Massachusetts General Hospital
Massachusetts General Hospital
7 Previous Clinical Trials
1,120 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18 - 70 · All Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have been previously diagnosed with Barrett's esophagus (this does not apply to healthy volunteers).

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the current population size for this research trial?

"Affirmative. According to data hosted on clinicaltrials.gov, this medical trial was first introduced on April 15th 2016 and is currently recruiting participants. A total of 20 patients are required across 1 site for the study's completion." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Are new participants being admitted to this research initiative?

"Affirmative. Data hosted on clinicaltrials.gov verifies that this medical examination, which was initially released on April 15th 2016, is presently searching for volunteers. Approximately 20 subjects need to be sourced from 1 distinct healthcare facility." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Does this experiment extend to adults who are over 25 years old?

"All participants are expected to be between 18 and 70 years of age." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Who would be the ideal candidate for this clinical experiment?

"This study is recruiting up to 20 people suffering from barrett esophagus who are aged 18-70. Candidates must adhere to a strict 4 hour fast with 2 hours of clear liquids prior to the procedure in order to be eligible for enrollment." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.