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

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 1, 2006
Last Update Posted : April 28, 2015
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Davide Chiumello, Policlinico Hospital

Brief Summary:
In this study the investigators aimed to study the ventilatory performance of different interfaces during NPPV delivering.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Respiratory Failure Healthy Device: Helmet

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

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 10 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Evaluation of Different Interfaces for NPPV
Study Start Date : June 2004
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2014
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2014

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
healthy subjects
Device: Helmet
Evaluation of different interfaces for NPPV

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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 (NCT number): NCT00297986

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

Responsible Party: Davide Chiumello, MD, Policlinico Hospital Identifier: NCT00297986     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1040
First Posted: March 1, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 28, 2015
Last Verified: April 2015

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Respiratory Insufficiency
Respiration Disorders
Respiratory Tract Diseases