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Identification of Inpatients at Risk for Poor Glycemic Control

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01043042
First Posted: January 6, 2010
Last Update Posted: April 4, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  Purpose
Both hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia can be detrimental to hospitalized patients. However, it is not clear which patients are more likely to develop significant problems with hypoglycemia or severe hyperglycemia in the hospital. Our hypothesis is that we will be able to identify risk factors present at admission that identify patients at greater risk of poor inpatient glycemic control

Condition Intervention
Hypoglycemia Hyperglycemia Other: No interventions will be used in this study

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Identification of Inpatients at Risk for Poor Glycemic Control

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Further study details as provided by Vanderbilt University Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • hypoglycemia or hypoglycemia [ Time Frame: during hospitalization ]

Enrollment: 33011
Study Start Date: January 2010
Study Completion Date: September 2014
Primary Completion Date: September 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Hospitalized patients
patients hospitalized at VUH between 4/1/2008 to 10/31/2009
Other: No interventions will be used in this study
No interventions will be used in this study

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Candidates for inclusion will include all adult (age ≥ 18 years) patients admitted to Vanderbilt University Medical Center from 04/01/2008 to 10/31/2009. Patients will be excluded if they were pregnant at the time of admission or had length of stay < 24 hours.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • age ≥ 18 years
  • hospitalized in VUH

Exclusion Criteria:

  • -length of stay < 24 hours
  • pregnant women
  • patients receiving palliative/hospice care
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01043042


Locations
United States, Tennessee
Vanderbilt University Hospital
Nashville, Tennessee, United States, 37232
Sponsors and Collaborators
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Jeffrey Boord, MD MPH Vanderbilt University
  More Information

Responsible Party: Vanderbilt University Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01043042     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 091507
First Submitted: January 4, 2010
First Posted: January 6, 2010
Last Update Posted: April 4, 2017
Last Verified: March 2017

Keywords provided by Vanderbilt University Medical Center:
hypoglycemia among inpatients
hyperglycemia among inpatients

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypoglycemia
Hyperglycemia
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases