Prevalence and Recognition of Geriatric Syndrome in Outpatient Clinic at Srinagarind Hospital

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified May 2009 by Khon Kaen University.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Khon Kaen University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00892086
First received: May 1, 2009
Last updated: NA
Last verified: May 2009
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to collect the prevalence of geriatric syndrome, which is recognized by an internist, and to compare the data based on the comprehensive geriatric assessment by a geriatrician. The secondary outcome is to develop a practical collected form for the internist.


Condition
Dementia
Cognitive Impairment
Depression
Urinary Incontinence
Constipation
Falls

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prevalence and Recognition of Geriatric Syndrome in Outpatient Clinic at Srinagarind Hospital

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Further study details as provided by Khon Kaen University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Comparing the prevalence of geriatric syndrome between internist and geriatrician [ Time Frame: 1 year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Development of a practical form to collect patient's data [ Time Frame: 1 year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: May 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: May 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date: January 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   60 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

internal medicine outpatient clinic

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • all patients who are over than 60 years old who visit internal medicine outpatient clinic
  Contacts and Locations
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Contacts
Contact: Panita Limpawattana, Dr 66-43363664 panitalim@yahoo.com

Locations
Thailand
Srinagarind hospital, Khon Kaen university Recruiting
Muang district, Khon Kaen, Thailand, 40002
Contact: Panita Limpawattana, Dr    66-43363664    panitalim@yahoo.com   
Principal Investigator: Panita Limpawattana, Dr         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Khon Kaen University
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Dr Watchara Boonsawat, Faculty of medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen , Thailand
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00892086     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: I52109
Study First Received: May 1, 2009
Last Updated: May 1, 2009
Health Authority: Thailand: Ethical Committee

Keywords provided by Khon Kaen University:
geriatric syndrome
immobility

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Constipation
Dementia
Depression
Depressive Disorder
Urinary Incontinence
Cognition Disorders
Signs and Symptoms, Digestive
Signs and Symptoms
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Delirium, Dementia, Amnestic, Cognitive Disorders
Mental Disorders
Behavioral Symptoms
Mood Disorders
Urination Disorders
Urologic Diseases
Urological Manifestations

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 24, 2014