Smart Capnography Respiratory Index in Post Anesthesia Patients
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00659516
Verified April 2008 by Shaare Zedek Medical Center. Recruitment status was: Not yet recruiting
The smart capnography respiratory index is a software tool that constitutes a representation of 4 parameters: End Tidal CO2, respiratory rate, O2 saturation and heart rate already displayed on a monitor in the form of a single respiratory index integer value ranging from 1 to 10 with trend information. The index is to be used to identify and display status and changes in patient respiratory status in a simple manner based on the summary of changes in the 4-above mentioned parameters. the respiratory index is to be used in varied clinical environments and is intended for use in adult and pediatric patients.
Condition or disease
Patients After Surgery and Anesthesia Monitored in the PACU
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Ages Eligible for Study:
Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
the respiratory index evaluation will be performed on 40 patients (adult and pediatric) of which 30 will be non intubated
Adult or pediatric patients after surgery and anesthesia, monitored in the PACU