Tobacco's Impact on Postoperative Complications in Acute Surgery (ROC)
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.|