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Prevalence and Recognition of Geriatric Syndrome in Outpatient Clinic at Srinagarind Hospital

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 May 2009 by Khon Kaen University.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
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Khon Kaen University Identifier:
First received: May 1, 2009
Last updated: NA
Last verified: May 2009
History: No changes posted
The purpose of this study is to collect the prevalence of geriatric syndrome, which is recognized by an internist, and to compare the data based on the comprehensive geriatric assessment by a geriatrician. The secondary outcome is to develop a practical collected form for the internist.

Dementia Cognitive Impairment Depression Urinary Incontinence Constipation Falls

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prevalence and Recognition of Geriatric Syndrome in Outpatient Clinic at Srinagarind Hospital

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Further study details as provided by Khon Kaen University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Comparing the prevalence of geriatric syndrome between internist and geriatrician [ Time Frame: 1 year ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Development of a practical form to collect patient's data [ Time Frame: 1 year ]

Estimated Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: May 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: May 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date: January 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   60 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
internal medicine outpatient clinic

Inclusion Criteria:

  • all patients who are over than 60 years old who visit internal medicine outpatient clinic
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00892086

Contact: Panita Limpawattana, Dr 66-43363664

Srinagarind hospital, Khon Kaen university Recruiting
Muang district, Khon Kaen, Thailand, 40002
Contact: Panita Limpawattana, Dr    66-43363664   
Principal Investigator: Panita Limpawattana, Dr         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Khon Kaen University
  More Information

Responsible Party: Dr Watchara Boonsawat, Faculty of medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen , Thailand Identifier: NCT00892086     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: I52109
Study First Received: May 1, 2009
Last Updated: May 1, 2009

Keywords provided by Khon Kaen University:
geriatric syndrome

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cognition Disorders
Urinary Incontinence
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Neurocognitive Disorders
Mental Disorders
Signs and Symptoms, Digestive
Signs and Symptoms
Urination Disorders
Urologic Diseases
Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms
Urological Manifestations
Behavioral Symptoms
Elimination Disorders processed this record on July 21, 2017