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Urinary Catheter and Fast-track Surgery

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00817141
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 6, 2009
Last Update Posted : March 27, 2017
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
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 or disease Intervention/treatment
Urinary Complications Other: Observational study, no intervention

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 60 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Is Urinary Catheter Necessary After Fast-Track Colonic Surgery?
Study Start Date : March 2008
Primary Completion Date : October 2008
Study Completion Date : October 2008
Groups and Cohorts

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Without urinary catheter Other: Observational study, no intervention
Observation of the complications seen without urinary catheter (which is the habitual protocol in our institution)


Outcome Measures

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

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

Eligibility Criteria

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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 Posted: January 6, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 27, 2017
Last Verified: March 2017