Emergency Department Stroke Detection Device
Protocol: SITE00000160
Full Title
Emergency Data Gathering and AlphaStroke Refinement (EDGAR)
This study enrolls people who are in the Emergency Department. The purpose of this study is to test a device (made by the study sponsor, Forest Devices) that may be able to tell if someone is having a stroke. This device is portable, so it might someday be used on an ambulance to give caregivers early information on whether a patient who seems to be having a stroke is actually having a stroke or not. The device is painless and uses electrodes to gather information about brain activity.

Compensation is not available.

Technical Description

(CSR#190431811959) EDGAR is a multi-site, multi-stage adaptive cohort study to assess signal strength and the diagnostic performance of an experimental device.
Compensation: No
Adults ages 18+ who have been brought to a participating Emergency Department with the signs of a stroke.
Age Group: Adults
Principal Investigator: DAVID JANICKE
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