Pre-operative Physiotherapy to Prevent Post-operative Complications

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Rambam Health Care Campus
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01389648
First received: July 6, 2011
Last updated: September 15, 2013
Last verified: September 2013

July 6, 2011
September 15, 2013
November 2011
July 2012   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
respiratory complications [ Time Frame: 6 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
pneumonia, atelectasis
Same as current
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Pre-operative Physiotherapy to Prevent Post-operative Complications
The Effect of Pre-operative Chest Physiotherapy on Post-operative Complications After Major Abdominal Surgery.

The purpose of this study is to assess the roll of pre-operative chest physiotherapy, in addition to the usual care given after major abdominal surgery, in the prevention of post-operative respiratory complications.

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Interventional
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Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Caregiver)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Abdominal Surgery
Other: Pre Operative
Pre operative chest physiotherapy treatment
  • Experimental: Pre Operative
    Pre operative chest physiotherapy treatment
    Intervention: Other: Pre Operative
  • No Intervention: usual care
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Completed
157
July 2012
July 2012   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Major abdominal surgery

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Respiratory Disease
  • Pregnancy
  • Mental Disease
  • Dementia
  • Alzheimer's Disease
Both
18 Years and older
No
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Israel
 
NCT01389648
physiotherapyCTIL
No
Rambam Health Care Campus
Rambam Health Care Campus
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Principal Investigator: Yoram Kluger, MD Rambam Health Care Campus
Rambam Health Care Campus
September 2013

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