Optic Nerve Ultrasound for TBI Patients - Clinical Trial

What is the Purpose of this Study?

We are doing this study to develop a noninvasive test to determine when urgent, life-saving treatment is needed for those with a severe traumatic injury.

What is the Condition Being Studied?

Traumatic Brain Injury

Who Can Participate in the Study?

Adults ages 18+ who have a confirmed or suspected traumatic brain injury.

For more information about who can join this study, please contact the study team at shauna.eggertson@duke.edu.

Age Group

What is Involved?

If you agree to be in this study you will:
- Have 2 ultrasounds of your optic nerve (the nerve that connects your eye to your brain)
- Have medical information collected

Study Details

Full Title
In-Field Detection of Acute Subdural Hematomas Requiring Urgent, Life-Saving Treatment in Severe TBI Patients
Principal Investigator
General Surgeon
Protocol Number
IRB: PRO00104100
NCT: NCT04515212
Enrollment Status
Open for Enrollment