Evaluation of the Basic Assessment of Severity of Illness in Children (BASIC) Scale

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified August 2010 by Brigham and Women's Hospital.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
Partners In Health
Thrasher Research Fund
Ministry of Health, Rwanda
Information provided by:
Brigham and Women's Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01068574
First received: February 12, 2010
Last updated: August 2, 2010
Last verified: August 2010

February 12, 2010
August 2, 2010
January 2010
September 2010   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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Evaluation of the Basic Assessment of Severity of Illness in Children (BASIC) Scale
Evaluation of the BASIC Scale (Basic Assessment of Severity of Illness in Children): A Simple Triage Tool for Resource-limited Settings

The purpose of this study is to assess whether the BASIC Scale--a simple, non-invasive clinical triage protocol--predicts severe illness, hospitalization or death among children under age five presenting for acute care in a rural African health center.

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Observational
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Non-Probability Sample

Children aged two months to five years presenting to a rural health center in Rwanda.

Acute Illness
Other: BASIC Score (Observational)
The BASIC Score will be assessed by a study staff, but there are no interventions.
Single Observational Cohort
Intervention: Other: BASIC Score (Observational)
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Recruiting
2500
September 2010
September 2010   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Child aged two months to five years presenting routine or urgent care in an ambulatory facility

Exclusion Criteria:

  • None
Both
2 Months to 5 Years
Yes
Contact: Peter Drobac, MD 857-776-7114 pdrobac@partners.org
Rwanda
 
NCT01068574
2009P002546
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Peter Drobac, MD, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Partners In Health
  • Thrasher Research Fund
  • Ministry of Health, Rwanda
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Brigham and Women's Hospital
August 2010

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