Cardiovascular Changes and Changes in Tissue Oxygenation During Early Postoperative Mobilization in Total Hip Arthroplasty (THA) Patients

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Oeivind Jans, Rigshospitalet, Denmark Identifier:
First received: March 17, 2010
Last updated: October 9, 2012
Last verified: October 2012

The purpose of this study is to investigate the cardiovascular changes during early postoperative mobilization of hip arthroplasty patients.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Cardiovascular Changes and Changes in Tissue Oxygenation During Early Postoperative Mobilization After Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty

Further study details as provided by Rigshospitalet, Denmark:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Orthostatic intolerance [ Time Frame: 6 and 24 hours postoperative ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Orthostatic hypotension [ Time Frame: 6 and 24 hours postoperative ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 26
Study Start Date: March 2010
Primary Completion Date: June 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

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

Patients undergoing primary THA.


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age > 18 years
  • Primary THA

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Alcoholism
  • Known orthostatic hypotension
  • Daily use of anxiolytic medication
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01089946

Hørsholm Hospital
Hørsholm, Denmark
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rigshospitalet, Denmark
Principal Investigator: Oeivind Jans, M.D. Rigshospitalet, Denmark
  More Information

Responsible Party: Oeivind Jans, M.D, Research Fellow, Rigshospitalet, Denmark Identifier: NCT01089946     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: RH-4074
Study First Received: March 17, 2010
Last Updated: October 9, 2012
Health Authority: Denmark: Ethics Committee

Keywords provided by Rigshospitalet, Denmark:
Hip arthroplasty
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