The Biomarker and Cardiac Function in Sepsis

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified December 2008 by National Taiwan University Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : December 2, 2008
Last Update Posted : December 2, 2008
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National Taiwan University Hospital

Brief Summary:
The development and severity of sepsis induced myocardial dysfunction can be monitored from the serum biomarker.

Condition or disease

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 150 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: The Biomarker and Associated Cardiac Function in the Patients With Sepsis
Study Start Date : January 2008
Estimated Primary Completion Date : January 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2009

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MedlinePlus related topics: Sepsis
U.S. FDA Resources

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Sepsis patients with 2 of the followings when arrival ER and treated > 6 hours:

    • BT >38℃ or<36℃
    • HR >90/min
    • RR >20/min or PaCO2 < 32 mmHg
    • WBC count >12×109/L or <4×109/L or immature form >10%

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Age < 18
  • Major trauma patients
  • Pregnancy
  • Willing to do not aggressive treatment

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00800631

Contact: ChiungYuan Hsu, Mph 886-2-23123456 ext 65926

ER of National Taiwan Univeristy Hospital Recruiting
Taipei, Taiwan, 100
Contact: Chiung Yuan Hsu, Mph    886-2-23123456 ext 65926   
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Taiwan University Hospital

Responsible Party: Chiung-Yuan Hsu/ Attending VS of Emergency Department, National Taiwan University Hospital Identifier: NCT00800631     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 200708002R
First Posted: December 2, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 2, 2008
Last Verified: December 2008

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
Pathologic Processes