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Fast Track Admittance of Hip Fracture Patients

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified May 2006 by Hvidovre University Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
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Hvidovre University Hospital Identifier:
First received: June 27, 2006
Last updated: NA
Last verified: May 2006
History: No changes posted
The study examines time spent in the emergency room on admission of patients with hip fracture in a cohort with a traditional setup compared with a prospective cohort with a fast track admission schedule including nurse initiation of treatmnet, standardized analgesia, fluid and oxygen therapy and standardized logistics for x-ray and admission procedures.

Condition Phase
Hip Fracture Phase 4

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Observational Model: Natural History
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Fast Track ER Admittance of Hip Fracture Patients

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Further study details as provided by Hvidovre University Hospital:

Estimated Enrollment: 300
Study Start Date: September 2002
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2005

Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Admission with a primary hip fracture

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00345488

Sponsors and Collaborators
Hvidovre University Hospital
Principal Investigator: Nicolai B Foss, MD Hvidovre University Hospital
  More Information Identifier: NCT00345488     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HHSG-DT-01
Study First Received: June 27, 2006
Last Updated: June 27, 2006

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Fractures, Bone
Hip Fractures
Wounds and Injuries
Femoral Fractures
Hip Injuries
Leg Injuries processed this record on August 23, 2017