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

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00892086
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified May 2009 by Khon Kaen University.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : May 4, 2009
Last Update Posted : May 4, 2009
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
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.

Condition or disease
Dementia Cognitive Impairment Depression Urinary Incontinence Constipation Falls

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 50 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prevalence and Recognition of Geriatric Syndrome in Outpatient Clinic at Srinagarind Hospital
Study Start Date : May 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date : January 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date : May 2010

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Groups and Cohorts


Outcome Measures

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

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

Eligibility Criteria

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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
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • all patients who are over than 60 years old who visit internal medicine outpatient clinic
Contacts and Locations

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Contacts
Contact: Panita Limpawattana, Dr 66-43363664 panitalim@yahoo.com

Locations
Thailand
Srinagarind hospital, Khon Kaen university Recruiting
Muang district, Khon Kaen, Thailand, 40002
Contact: Panita Limpawattana, Dr    66-43363664    panitalim@yahoo.com   
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
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00892086     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: I52109
First Posted: May 4, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 4, 2009
Last Verified: May 2009

Keywords provided by Khon Kaen University:
geriatric syndrome
immobility

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Dementia
Cognitive Dysfunction
Constipation
Urinary Incontinence
Enuresis
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Neurocognitive Disorders
Mental Disorders
Cognition Disorders
Signs and Symptoms, Digestive
Signs and Symptoms
Urination Disorders
Urologic Diseases
Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms
Urological Manifestations
Behavioral Symptoms
Elimination Disorders