Comparison of Two Methods to Estimate the Lung Recruitment

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified May 2013 by Policlinico Hospital
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Davide Chiumello, Policlinico Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00759590
First received: September 24, 2008
Last updated: May 15, 2013
Last verified: May 2013
  Purpose

In this study the investigators aim to compare two common methods to estimate the lung recruitment in ALI/ARDS patients.


Condition Intervention
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Acute Lung Injury
Procedure: CT scan and Pressure volume curve

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Comparisons of Two Methods to Estimate the Lung Recruitment

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Further study details as provided by Policlinico Hospital:

Estimated Enrollment: 30
Study Start Date: September 2008
Estimated Study Completion Date: January 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: January 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
1
ALI/ARDS patients
Procedure: CT scan and Pressure volume curve
CT scan

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 90 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

ALI/ARDS patients

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • ALI/ARDS

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Barotrauma
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00759590

Contacts
Contact: Davide Chiumello, MD 390255033237 chiumello@libero.it

Locations
Italy
Policlinico Hospital Recruiting
Milano, Italy
Contact: Davide Chiumello, MD    39025503237    chiumello@libero.it   
Principal Investigator: Davide Chiumello, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Policlinico Hospital
Investigators
Study Chair: Davide Chiumello, MD Policlinico Hospital
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Davide Chiumello, MD, Policlinico Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00759590     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 584
Study First Received: September 24, 2008
Last Updated: May 15, 2013
Health Authority: Italy: Ministry of Health

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Newborn
Lung Injury
Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Adult
Acute Lung Injury
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Respiration Disorders
Infant, Premature, Diseases
Infant, Newborn, Diseases
Thoracic Injuries
Wounds and Injuries

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on September 18, 2014