Postoperative Delirium in Hip Fracture Patients

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Ullevaal University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00564434
First received: November 27, 2007
Last updated: NA
Last verified: November 2007
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

Risk factors for postoperative delirium in hip fracture patients.


Condition
Delirium

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Postoperative Delirium in Hip Fracture Patients

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Further study details as provided by Ullevaal University Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Delirium/ no-delirium [ Time Frame: 5 days postoperative ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Severity of delirium, length of delirium, complications, comorbidity, one-year mortality. [ Time Frame: 5 days postoperative, one year ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA

whole blood, serum


Estimated Enrollment: 364
Study Start Date: May 2005
Study Completion Date: January 2007
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   65 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Study Population

Patients with hip fracture admitted to Ulleval Hospital and Diakonhjemmet Hospital

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • hip fracture
  • age 65 or older

Exclusion Criteria:

  • critical ill/ dying
  • aphasia
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00564434

Locations
Norway
Ullevaal Hospital
Oslo, Norway
Sponsors and Collaborators
Ullevaal University Hospital
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00564434     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1.2005.812
Study First Received: November 27, 2007
Last Updated: November 27, 2007
Health Authority: Norway:National Committee for Medical and Health Research Ethics

Keywords provided by Ullevaal University Hospital:
delirium
pathophysiology
risk factors
pain
dementia

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Delirium
Hip Fractures
Confusion
Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms
Delirium, Dementia, Amnestic, Cognitive Disorders
Mental Disorders
Femoral Fractures
Fractures, Bone
Wounds and Injuries
Hip Injuries
Leg Injuries

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