Summary

Eligibility
for people ages 18 years and up (full criteria)
Location
at UCLA
Dates
study started
estimated completion
Principal Investigator
David A. Talan (ucla)

Description

Summary

This study aims to describe current treatment practices in the US for managing acute uncomplicated diverticulitis. In addition, we will identify clinical factors associated with the decision to discharge versus hospitalize patients with uncomplicated diverticulitis with the goal of informing clinical decision-making and providing a foundation for diagnostic algorithms to guide clinical practice.

Keywords

Diverticulitis Emergencies

Eligibility

You can join if…

Open to people ages 18 years and up

  • Age ≥18 years
  • Emergency department presumptive or confirmed final diagnosis of acute diverticulitis
  • Verbal or written consent provided in English (or Spanish depending on study site)

You CAN'T join if...

  • None

Location

  • Olive View-UCLA Medical Center accepting new patients
    Sylmar California 93142 United States

Lead Scientist at UC Health

Details

Status
accepting new patients
Start Date
Completion Date
(estimated)
Sponsor
Olive View-UCLA Education & Research Institute
ID
NCT04043988
Study Type
Observational
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