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Improving Quality of Care for Hip-Fracture Patients: Studies on Fast-track Surgery (Q-HIP)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Olof Skoldenberg, Danderyd Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01487772
First received: December 6, 2011
Last updated: September 18, 2014
Last verified: September 2014
  Purpose

The aims of the studies are to examine the impact of delayed time to surgery for hip-fracture patients with regard to in-hospital complication rate and one-year mortality and to evaluate two different fast-track systems for hip-fracture patients with regard to patient outcome, complication rate and patient satisfaction.


Condition
Hip Fractures

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Improving Quality of Care for Hip-Fracture Patients: Studies on Fast-track Surgery

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Further study details as provided by Danderyd Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Complication rate [ Time Frame: 3-months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    The 3-month medical complication rate


Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Mortality rate [ Time Frame: 1-year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    One-year mortality rate


Enrollment: 1307
Study Start Date: April 2010
Study Completion Date: April 2013
Primary Completion Date: April 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
Hip-fracture patients
Hip-fracture patients admitted to Orthopaedic Department of Danderyd Hospital

Detailed Description:

The aims of the studies are to examine the impact of delayed time to surgery for hip-fracture patients with regard to in-hospital complication rate and one-year mortality and to evaluate two different fast-track systems, the hip process pathway and the ambulance process pathway, for hip-fracture patients with regard to patient outcome, complication rate and patient satisfaction.

  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

All hip-fracture patients admitted to the Orthopaedic Department of Danderyd Hospital during a two-year period.

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Hip fracture

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Periprosthetic fractures
  • Pathological fractures
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01487772

Locations
Sweden
Danderyd Hospital
Stockholm, Sweden, 182 88
Sponsors and Collaborators
Danderyd Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Olof Skoldenebrg, MD, PhD Danderyd Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Olof Skoldenberg, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Danderyd Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01487772     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2010/685-32
Study First Received: December 6, 2011
Last Updated: September 18, 2014
Health Authority: Sweden: Regional Ethical Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Fractures, Bone
Hip Fractures
Femoral Fractures
Hip Injuries
Leg Injuries
Wounds and Injuries

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on November 25, 2014