Efficacy and Tolerance of Telerobotic vs Standard Ultrasound Exam in Children

  • STATUS
    Recruiting
  • End date
    Jan 30, 2022
  • participants needed
    40
  • sponsor
    Centre Hospitalier Intercommunal Creteil
Updated on 30 May 2021
Investigator
Amelle ISSA
Primary Contact
CHI Villeneuve-Saint-Georges (8.4 mi away) Contact
+1 other location

Summary

In children with Covid-19, the diagnosis of Kawasaki Disease (KD) and pneumonia should be made very quickly. However, the regional hospitals surrounding Paris don't have the required expertise. The use of MELODY allows the paediatric team to quickly carry out the necessary examinations while avoiding the movement of patients and the risk of contamination.

The MELODY remote system developed by the company AdEchoTech is a CE marking telemedicine technique, allowing an expert to perform an ultrasound scan on a distant patient (several hundred/thousands of kms). The Melody system makes it possible to optimize ultrasound expertise resources wherever they are located (all specialties combined) The feasibility of the clinical use of telerobotic sonography has been demonstrated in adults for abdominal, cardiac and prenatal exam. Thus, the aim of this study is to assess the feasibility of this system in children.

Details
Condition COVID19
Treatment Ultrasound using the telerobotic Melody system
Clinical Study IdentifierNCT04776174
SponsorCentre Hospitalier Intercommunal Creteil
Last Modified on30 May 2021

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Inclusion Criteria

Patient from 1 year to 10 years
Patient requiring an ultrasound exam (thoracic, abdominal or cardiac)
French social security affiliation

Exclusion Criteria

Obesity defined by a BMI greater than 30
Open wound making it impossible to carry out an ultrasound scan
Algetic patient
Instability of vital functions
Impossible to remain in a seated position
Refusal to participate in the study
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