Temporal Intervention Trial of a CPR Video in the ICU
Recruitment status was Recruiting
To compare the decision making of family members of patients admitted to the ICU in regards to their CPR preferences for their loved ones with and without the use of a video decision aid.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
|Official Title:||A Temporal Intervention Trial of a CPR Video in the ICU|
- CPR preferences [ Time Frame: within 48 hours of ICU admission ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]CPR preferences for patients admitted to the ICU
|Study Start Date:||February 2011|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||February 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
No Intervention: verbal description of CPR
verbal description of CPR
Experimental: Video decision aid
Video decision aid of CPR
Behavioral: video decision aid
video of CPR
Surrogate decision makers of patients admitted to an ICU and UNABLE to make decisions for themselves will be asked their choice for CPR preferences for their loved ones. This will occur during the first six months of the study.
After six months, surrogate decision makers of patients admitted to an ICU and unable to make decisions for themselves will view a video decision aid for CPR and then asked their choice for CPR preferences for their loved ones.
|United States, Massachusetts|
|Massachusetts General Hospital||Recruiting|
|Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02114|
|Contact: Angelo Volandes, MD 617-643-4266 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator: Angelo Volandes, MS|