Cardiovascular Assessment Before and After Limb Amputation

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified May 2009 by HaEmek Medical Center, Israel.
Recruitment status was  Not yet recruiting
Information provided by:
HaEmek Medical Center, Israel Identifier:
First received: May 18, 2009
Last updated: May 21, 2009
Last verified: May 2009

Vascular lower limb amputees have an increased morbidity and mortality. The aim of the study is to evaluate the hemodynamic changes after amputation and its relation to outcome.

Condition Intervention
Diagnostic Techniques, Cardiovascular
Other: cardiac echo examination

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic

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Further study details as provided by HaEmek Medical Center, Israel:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • cardiovascular assessment [ Time Frame: week ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • complications [ Time Frame: month ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 20
Study Start Date: May 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date: May 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
No Intervention: cardiovascular
cardiac echo
Other: cardiac echo examination
cardiac echo examination - before and after the surgery


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • all vascular or diabetic patients before leg amputation

Exclusion Criteria:

  • traumatic amputation
  • sepsis patient
  • urgent surgery
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00907712

Contact: guy rubin, M.D 972-4-6494300

Haemek Medical Center Not yet recruiting
Afula, Israel
Contact: guy rubin, M.D    972-4-6494300   
Principal Investigator: guy rubin, M.D         
Sponsors and Collaborators
HaEmek Medical Center, Israel
  More Information

Responsible Party: orit semana, HaEmek Medical Center, Israel Identifier: NCT00907712     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 10-09
Study First Received: May 18, 2009
Last Updated: May 21, 2009
Health Authority: Israel: Ministry of Health

Keywords provided by HaEmek Medical Center, Israel:
below knee
above knee
cardiovascular assessment processed this record on May 21, 2015