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Postoperative Delirium in Hip Fracture Patients

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00564434
First Posted: November 28, 2007
Last Update Posted: November 28, 2007
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Information provided by:
Ullevaal University Hospital
  Purpose
Risk factors for postoperative delirium in hip fracture patients.

Condition
Delirium

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Postoperative Delirium in Hip Fracture Patients

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Further study details as provided by Ullevaal University Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Delirium/ no-delirium [ Time Frame: 5 days postoperative ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Severity of delirium, length of delirium, complications, comorbidity, one-year mortality. [ Time Frame: 5 days postoperative, one year ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA
whole blood, serum

Estimated Enrollment: 364
Study Start Date: May 2005
Study Completion Date: January 2007
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   65 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Study Population
Patients with hip fracture admitted to Ulleval Hospital and Diakonhjemmet Hospital
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • hip fracture
  • age 65 or older

Exclusion Criteria:

  • critical ill/ dying
  • aphasia
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00564434


Locations
Norway
Ullevaal Hospital
Oslo, Norway
Sponsors and Collaborators
Ullevaal University Hospital
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00564434     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1.2005.812
First Submitted: November 27, 2007
First Posted: November 28, 2007
Last Update Posted: November 28, 2007
Last Verified: November 2007

Keywords provided by Ullevaal University Hospital:
delirium
pathophysiology
risk factors
pain
dementia

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Delirium
Hip Fractures
Confusion
Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms
Neurocognitive Disorders
Mental Disorders
Femoral Fractures
Fractures, Bone
Wounds and Injuries
Hip Injuries
Leg Injuries