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Smart Capnography Respiratory Index in Post Anesthesia 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 April 2008 by Shaare Zedek Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
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Shaare Zedek Medical Center Identifier:
First received: April 14, 2008
Last updated: April 15, 2008
Last verified: April 2008
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.

Patients After Surgery and Anesthesia Monitored in the PACU

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Smart Capnography Respiratory Index: Clinical Evaluation

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Further study details as provided by Shaare Zedek Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To demonstrate that the displayed respiratory index values and their associated description match the clinical status of the patients [ Time Frame: 3 months ]

Estimated Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: May 2008
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2008
Estimated Primary Completion Date: August 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
intubated patients
non intubated patients


Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
the respiratory index evaluation will be performed on 40 patients (adult and pediatric) of which 30 will be non intubated

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adult or pediatric patients after surgery and anesthesia, monitored in the PACU

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00659516

Contact: Yaacov Gozal, MD 972-50-8685831

Shaare Zedek Medical Center Not yet recruiting
Jerusalem, Israel, 91031
Contact: Yaacov Gozal, MD    972-50-8685831   
Principal Investigator: Yaacov Gozal, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Shaare Zedek Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Yaacov Gozal, MD Shaare Zedek Medical center Jerusalem, Israel
  More Information

Responsible Party: Rachel Weissbrod, Oridion Medical 1987 Ltd Identifier: NCT00659516     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 123
Study First Received: April 14, 2008
Last Updated: April 15, 2008 processed this record on August 18, 2017