Evaluation of Airtraq in Pediatric

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 10, 2009
Last Update Posted : November 19, 2009
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King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital

Brief Summary:
This study indented to evaluate the use of Optical laryngoscope in pediatric

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Intubation Device: Airtraq Device: Macintoch Not Applicable

Detailed Description:
The authors are welling to study how intubation will differ if Airtraq optical laryngoscope used in pediatrics

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 50 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Evaluation of Airtraq in Pediatric Population: A Prospective Randomized Study
Study Start Date : April 2009
Actual Primary Completion Date : November 2009
Actual Study Completion Date : November 2009

Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: Airtraq group
Use Airtraq for intubation
Device: Airtraq
intubation with airtraq
Other Name: Optical laryngoscope
Active Comparator: Macintoch gorup
Use Macintoch laryngoscope for intubation
Device: Macintoch
use Macintoch laryngoscope for intubation
Other Name: Standard laryngoscope

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Duration of intubation [ Time Frame: two minutes ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   2 Years to 10 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy children undergoing general anesthesia required tracheal intubation.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • History of difficult intubation.
  • Risk of aspiration.
  • Children with cardiovascular disease.
  • Children with respiratory disease.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00917566

Saudi Arabia
king Khaled Eye Specialist hospital
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 11462
Sponsors and Collaborators
King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital
Principal Investigator: Waleed Riad, MD, AB, SB King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital

Responsible Party: Waleed Riad, King khaled Eye specialist hospital Identifier: NCT00917566     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: RP 0909
First Posted: June 10, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 19, 2009
Last Verified: November 2009

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