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Prevalence of Inpatient Hyperglycemia: Risks, Complications and Outcomes

This study has been completed.
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First Posted: January 3, 2008
Last Update Posted: October 26, 2015
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Wisconsin, Madison
This protocol will determine the prevalence of hyperglycemia and diabetes in the elective orthopedic population at the University of Wisconsin. It will also determine if there is a difference in outcomes. The study hypothesizes that at least 10% of patients will have some degree of impaired glucose regulation that has previously been undiagnosed.

Diabetes Mellitus Diabetes Complications

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prevalence of Inpatient Hyperglycemia: Risks, Complications and Outcomes

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Further study details as provided by University of Wisconsin, Madison:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Prevalence of Hyperglycemia in the Elective Orthopedic Population [ Time Frame: 1 year ]
    Number of orthopedic patients that have elevated fasting blood glucose levels preoperatively

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Prevalence of Undiagnosed Diabetes in the Elective Orthopedic Population. [ Time Frame: 1 year ]
  • Prevalence of Adverse Outcomes in the Hyperglycemic Elective Orthopedic Population. [ Time Frame: 1 year ]

Enrollment: 302
Study Start Date: December 2007
Study Completion Date: August 2010
Primary Completion Date: December 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Preoperative orthopedic
Patients undergoing elective total hip, knee and spinal surgery at University of Wisconsin hospital, having their preoperative visit between December 1, 2007 and November 30, 2008.


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
University of Wisconsin orthopedic clinic patients ages 18 and older

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Ages 18 years or older
  • Undergoing elective total knee, hip or lumbar spinal surgery

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnancy
  • Unable to give consent
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00585494

United States, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 53792
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Principal Investigator: Ann M Sheehy, MD, MS University of Wisconsin, Madison
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Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: University of Wisconsin, Madison
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00585494     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: M-2007-0199
First Submitted: December 27, 2007
First Posted: January 3, 2008
Results First Submitted: November 7, 2008
Results First Posted: September 17, 2010
Last Update Posted: October 26, 2015
Last Verified: January 2011

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Complications
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases