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Admission Glucose ICU Study

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00569322
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 7, 2007
Last Update Posted : November 26, 2015
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
Determine if routine BG testing at the time of ICU admission is being done on all patients, irrespective of a prior diagnosis of diabetes mellitus, and whether it provides clinically important information.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Hyperglycemia Procedure: BG Test

Detailed Description:

This prospective, observational study was performed in the medical-surgical ICU of a single hospital within a large multi-specialty healthcare system.

It was determined that it was not standard care to do glucose testing on all patients admitted to medical/surgical ICU's who did not have diagnosed diabetes and varied widely with the admitting service.

The primary objective of the study was to assess the availability and clinical value of blood glucose testing at the time of ICU admission after testing was implemented as routine care in the ICU.


Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Evaluation of Admission Blood Glucose Levels in the Intensive Care Unit
Study Start Date : December 2003
Study Completion Date : September 2004

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Hyperglycemia
U.S. FDA Resources

Groups and Cohorts


Outcome Measures

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • ICU Admission

Exclusion Criteria:

  • < 18 years of age
Contacts and Locations

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00569322


Locations
United States, Minnesota
Methodist Hospital - Park Nicollet Health Services
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 55416
Sponsors and Collaborators
HealthPartners Institute
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Lisa H Fish, MD International Diabetes Center - Park Nicollet Health Services
More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00569322     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 01817-03-C
First Posted: December 7, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 26, 2015
Last Verified: September 2007

Keywords provided by HealthPartners Institute:
ICU
Admission
BG

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hyperglycemia
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases