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Urinary Catheter and Fast-track Surgery

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00817141
First Posted: January 6, 2009
Last Update Posted: March 27, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Forget Patrice, Université Catholique de Louvain
  Purpose
Urinary catheter was placed during several days after colonic surgery. Nevertheless, it is probably unnecessary after Fast-Track colonic surgery. No prospective data permit to confirm it.

Condition Intervention
Urinary Complications Other: Observational study, no intervention

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Is Urinary Catheter Necessary After Fast-Track Colonic Surgery?

Further study details as provided by Forget Patrice, Université Catholique de Louvain:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Incidence of urinary retention necessitating catheterisation [ Time Frame: 72 hours ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Other urinary complications and modification of the Fast Track protocol [ Time Frame: 4 days ]

Enrollment: 60
Study Start Date: March 2008
Study Completion Date: October 2008
Primary Completion Date: October 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Without urinary catheter Other: Observational study, no intervention
Observation of the complications seen without urinary catheter (which is the habitual protocol in our institution)

  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:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients scheduled for Fast Track colonic surgery
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients scheduled for Fast Track colonic surgery

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Urinary pathology
  Contacts and Locations
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Locations
Belgium
St Luc Hospital
Brussels, Belgium, 1200
Sponsors and Collaborators
Université Catholique de Louvain
  More Information

Responsible Party: Forget Patrice, MD PhD, Université Catholique de Louvain
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00817141     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2008/12MARS/82
First Submitted: January 5, 2009
First Posted: January 6, 2009
Last Update Posted: March 27, 2017
Last Verified: March 2017