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CPAP Versus Bilevel Pressure Support Ventilation in Cardiogenic Pulmonary Edema

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00213681
First Posted: September 21, 2005
Last Update Posted: June 18, 2013
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University Hospital, Rouen
  Purpose
To evaluate whether bilevel positive airway pressure more rapidly improves ventilation than continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) in patients with acute pulmonary edema. CPAP is delivered via a simple device connected to oxygen.

Condition Intervention Phase
Severe Acute Cardiogenic Pulmonary Edema Device: Boussignac CPAP - bilevel ventilation support Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: CPAP Boussignac Versus Bilevel Pressure Support Ventilation in Severe Acute Cardiogenic Pulmonary Edema

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Further study details as provided by University Hospital, Rouen:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Improvement in PaCO2 at the end of ventilation

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Endotracheal intubation, myocardial infarction and mortality during the first 24 hours
  • Duration of the ventilation
  • Blood gases, vital signs
  • Time to transfer to medical ward
  • Time to hospital discharge
  • Easiness to use was evaluated by nurses
  • Patients operational tolerance
  • Complications of each ventilation mode

Study Start Date: November 2002
Estimated Study Completion Date: March 2005
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • age > 16 yrs, acute onset of severe respiratory distress, bilateral rales and typical findings of congestion on chest radiograph
  • breathing frequency of > 30/min, SpO2 >90%, use of accessory respiratory muscles
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00213681


Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Rouen
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Fabienne MORITZ, MD University Hospital, Rouen
  More Information

Responsible Party: University Hospital, Rouen
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00213681     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2001/059/HP
First Submitted: September 14, 2005
First Posted: September 21, 2005
Last Update Posted: June 18, 2013
Last Verified: June 2013

Keywords provided by University Hospital, Rouen:
Pulmonary edema, respiratory failure, pressure support ventilation, continuous positive pressure

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Edema
Pulmonary Edema
Signs and Symptoms
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases