Validating a Delirium Prediction Model for Critically Ill Patients
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00961389|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2009 by Radboud University.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : August 19, 2009
Last Update Posted : October 27, 2009
The objective of this study is to determine the incidence of delirium in adults patients who are admitted at the critical care unit of a Dutch University Hospital with the mapping of relevant delirium risk factors The primary aim is to validate the investigators' developed delirium prediction model for critical care patients.
A secondary aim is to find differences between delirious patients and non-delirious patients on different aspects of diagnostics, treatment and care, outcome, length of stay, and inflammation.
According to Dutch law, the need to obtain informed consent was waived by the Committee on Research Involving Human Subjects (CMO) of Nijmegen for this observational study (2007/283).
|Condition or disease|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||650 participants|
|Official Title:||Validating a Delirium Prediction Model for Critically Ill Patients|
|Study Start Date :||May 2009|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||September 2009|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||October 2009|
minimal any positive CAM-ICU score during ICU admission
without any positive CAM-ICU score during ICU admission
- delirium [ Time Frame: during admission at the critical care ]
- markers of inflammation [ Time Frame: within 24 hours of delirium diagnosis ]
Biospecimen Retention: Samples With DNA
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00961389
|Contact: Mark van den Boogaard, MSc, R< CCRNfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Peter Pickkers, MD, PhDemail@example.com|
|Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Critical Care||Recruiting|
|Nijmegen, Gelderland, Netherlands|
|Contact: Mark vd Boogaard, MSc, Rn, CCRN +31243655618 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Peter Pickkers, MD, PhD +31243615363 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator: Hans van der Hoeven, MD, PhD|