Fluid Management After Surgery in the Post-Anesthetic Care Unit (PACU)
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00947401
Verified July 2009 by Shaare Zedek Medical Center. Recruitment status was: Not yet recruiting
The objective of the present study is to describe the current practice of postoperative fluid management in the Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) of the Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel.
Condition or disease
The aim of this study is to follow and present the current practice of fluid administration in the PACUof Shaare Zedek Medical Center for an extended period of time as a first step towards establishing guidelines for postoperative fluid management.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Adult patients (age > 18 yrs) after elective surgery