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Evaluation of Different Interfaces for Noninvasive Positive Pressure Ventilation (NPPV)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Davide Chiumello, Policlinico Hospital Identifier:
First received: February 27, 2006
Last updated: April 27, 2015
Last verified: April 2015
In this study the investigators aimed to study the ventilatory performance of different interfaces during NPPV delivering.

Condition Intervention
Respiratory Failure Healthy Device: Helmet

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Evaluation of Different Interfaces for NPPV

Further study details as provided by Davide Chiumello, Policlinico Hospital:

Enrollment: 10
Study Start Date: June 2004
Study Completion Date: December 2014
Primary Completion Date: December 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
healthy subjects
Device: Helmet
Evaluation of different interfaces for NPPV

Detailed Description:
We will test the ventilatory performance in term of ventilatory pattern, muscle effort and gas exchange of different interfaces for NPPV.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
healthy subjects

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adult healthy subjects

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Barotrauma
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00297986

Policlinico Hospital
Milano, Italy
Sponsors and Collaborators
Policlinico Hospital
Principal Investigator: Davide Chiumello, MD Policlinico Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Davide Chiumello, MD, Policlinico Hospital Identifier: NCT00297986     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1040
Study First Received: February 27, 2006
Last Updated: April 27, 2015

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Respiratory Insufficiency
Respiration Disorders
Respiratory Tract Diseases processed this record on August 16, 2017