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The Biomarker and Cardiac Function in Sepsis

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 December 2008 by National Taiwan University Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00800631
First Posted: December 2, 2008
Last Update Posted: December 2, 2008
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Information provided by:
National Taiwan University Hospital
  Purpose
The development and severity of sepsis induced myocardial dysfunction can be monitored from the serum biomarker.

Condition
Sepsis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: The Biomarker and Associated Cardiac Function in the Patients With Sepsis

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Further study details as provided by National Taiwan University Hospital:

Estimated Enrollment: 150
Study Start Date: January 2008
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date: January 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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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
sepsis
Criteria

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
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00800631


Contacts
Contact: ChiungYuan Hsu, Mph 886-2-23123456 ext 65926 dtemer01@gmail.com

Locations
Taiwan
ER of National Taiwan Univeristy Hospital Recruiting
Taipei, Taiwan, 100
Contact: Chiung Yuan Hsu, Mph    886-2-23123456 ext 65926    dtemer01@gmail.com   
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Taiwan University Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Chiung-Yuan Hsu/ Attending VS of Emergency Department, National Taiwan University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00800631     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 200708002R
First Submitted: December 1, 2008
First Posted: December 2, 2008
Last Update Posted: December 2, 2008
Last Verified: December 2008

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Sepsis
Toxemia
Infection
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
Inflammation
Pathologic Processes