Tobacco's Impact on Postoperative Complications in Acute Surgery (ROC)
Recruitment status was Recruiting
The purpose of the study is to see whether intensive smoking intervention on the day of operation can reduce per- and postoperative complications in patients operated for acute ischaemic disease compared to control group with no intervention.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
|Official Title:||Tobacco's Impact on Postoperative Complications in Acute Vascular Surgery. A Randomized Clinical Trial|
- Postoperative complications. [ Time Frame: After 3 months. ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
- SF-36 [ Time Frame: After 3 months. ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]Patients self-assessed health status.
|Study Start Date:||February 2011|
|Active Comparator: Smoking intervention, Nicotine replacement therapy.||
Behavioral: Smoking intervention.
Nicotine replacement therapy and meetings with nurse specialized in smoking intervention.
|No Intervention: Controlgroup|
|Contact: Mette K Flamand, Dr.||+45 35 45 25 email@example.com|
|Vascular Clinic RK, Rigshospitalet||Recruiting|
|Copenhagen, Denmark, 2100|
|Contact: Mette K Flamand, Dr. +45 35 45 25 86 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator: Mette K Flamand, Dr.|