The Multifunctional Image Guided Therapy Suite (MIGTS) in Emergency Multiple Trauma Care (MIGTS)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00772213|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 15, 2008
Last Update Posted : October 30, 2013
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Acceleration of Procedure Reduction of Number of Transports and Transfers Involved Staff Member's Evaluation||Procedure: MIGTS treatment||Not Applicable|
Objective: Pilot evaluation to which extend the implementation of a newly developed combined diagnostic and operation room, the multifunctional image guided therapy suite (MIGTS) may influence the emergency treatment of multiply injured patients.
Summary Background: Controlled data on the impact of modern technology integration in multiple trauma management and involved care providers are lacking.
Methods: Quasi-randomized clinical intervention study comparing the treatment of multiple trauma patients (injury severity score, ISS >16) in the MIGTS versus controls.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||168 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||The Impact of a Multifunctional Image Guided Therapy Suite (MIGTS) on Emergency Multiple Trauma Care - a Controlled Clinical Pilot Study|
|Study Start Date :||February 2003|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||April 2005|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||April 2005|
Experimental: MIGTS treatment
controlled trial (quasi-randomized) versus controls (=conventional treatment not in the MIGTS)
Procedure: MIGTS treatment
treatment of multiple trauma patients in the MIGTS
Other Name: combined diagnostic and operation room
|No Intervention: controls (=conventional treatment not in the MIGTS)|
- Time to first CT scan [ Time Frame: first CT scan after arrival of emergency patient ]
- Staff member evaluation (Likert scale 1-5) [ Time Frame: end of emergency treatment (arrival ICU or death) ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00772213
|University Hospital, CARCAS group|
|Basel, Switzerland, 4031|
|Principal Investigator:||Thomas Gross, Prof. Dr.||University of Basel|