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Novel Preoperative Score Predicting Outcome Following Liver Resection

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01003197
First Posted: October 28, 2009
Last Update Posted: October 28, 2009
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Information provided by:
University of Zurich
  Purpose
To develop and validate a score to predict serious complications following liver resection using pre-operative risk factors.

Condition
Serious Complications Following Liver Resection

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Novel Preoperative Score Predicting Outcome Following Liver Resection

Further study details as provided by University of Zurich:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • develop and validate a score to predict serious complications following liver resection using pre-operative risk factors. [ Time Frame: postoperative ]

Study Start Date: February 2009
Study Completion Date: October 2009
Primary Completion Date: October 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
complication group < III
complication group >= III

Detailed Description:
Liver surgery is associated with a substantial rate of complications. Early identification of patients at risk of serious complications is important in order to adapt therapeutic strategies and to improve quality. The purpose of this study is to develop and validate a score to predict serious complications following liver resection using pre-operative risk factors.
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 90 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
HPB center Zurich, Switzerland
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • >= 18 years
  • liver resection

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Trauma cases
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01003197


Locations
Switzerland
Department of Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital of Zurich
Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland, 8091
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Zurich
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Stefan Breitenstein, Dr. med. Department of Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital of Zurich
  More Information

Responsible Party: Breitenstein Stefan, Dr. med., Department of Visceral- and Transplantation Surgery
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01003197     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: StV 2009
First Submitted: October 27, 2009
First Posted: October 28, 2009
Last Update Posted: October 28, 2009
Last Verified: October 2009

Keywords provided by University of Zurich:
Development
Validation
Prediction Score
Complication
Liver resection
develop and validate a score to predict serious complications following liver resection using pre-operative risk factors.