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Barriers to the Implementation of Complete Insulin Order Sets

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00813280
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 23, 2008
Last Update Posted : November 26, 2015
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
International Diabetes Center at Park Nicollet
Park Nicollet Foundation
Information provided by:
HealthPartners Institute

Brief Summary:
The major purpose of this Quality Improvement project is to begin to address the issues surrounding glycemic control in the hospital setting by collecting accurate, reliable and verifiable data on the occurrence of hyperglycemia (BG >300 mg/dL), and whether or not CIO is used (immediately before and 72 hours after the BG >300 mg/dl).

Condition or disease
Hyperglycemia

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 200 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Barriers to the Implementation of Complete Insulin Order Sets in the Management of Individuals With Hyperglycemia or Diabetes at Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital
Study Start Date : June 2008
Actual Primary Completion Date : September 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2008

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MedlinePlus related topics: Hyperglycemia

Group/Cohort
hyperglycemia
hospitalized patients with BG >300 ml/dL



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. glucose levels [ Time Frame: 72 hours ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. type of insulin treatment [ Time Frame: 72 hours ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
hospitalized patients with blood glucose >300 mg/dL
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital patient
  • recorded BG > 300 mg/dL during the study data collection period
  • admitted to general floor hospital units

Exclusion Criteria:

  • birth center
  • intensive care units
  • eating disorder unit
  • pediatric patients < 18 years of age
  • patients receiving insulin infusions

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00813280


Locations
United States, Minnesota
Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 55416
Sponsors and Collaborators
HealthPartners Institute
International Diabetes Center at Park Nicollet
Park Nicollet Foundation
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Lisa Fish, MD Park Nicollet Health Services Endocrinology
Principal Investigator: Robert M Cuddihy, MD International Diabetes Center at Park Nicollet