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Resting Metabolic Rate in Chronic Bed-Ridden Patients (RMR)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01069380
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified February 2010 by Reuth Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : February 17, 2010
Last Update Posted : February 17, 2010
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Reuth Medical Center

Brief Summary:
Research objective: to measure resting metabolic rate (REE) in long term, bed ridden, chronically ill patients and to compare their measured energy needs to standard REE equations

Condition or disease
Chronic Immobile Patients

Detailed Description:

Are standard REE equations suitable for estimating resting metabolic rate in long term, bed ridden, chronically ill patients?

Research objective: to measure resting metabolic rate (REE) in long term, bed ridden, chronically ill patients and to compare their measured energy needs to standard REE equations


Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 70 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Resting Metabolic Rate in Chronic Bed-Ridden Patients
Study Start Date : February 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date : August 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2010




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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:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
chronically bed ridden patients for at least 1 year, hospitaqlized in REUTH MEDICAL CENTER
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age (years): 18-30, 31-60, 61-74, 75-100
  • Confinement to bed at least for a year

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Mechanical ventilation
  • Tracheostomy

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Contacts
Contact: Avraham AL Lazary, MD 972 3 6383674 lazary@reuth.org.il

Locations
Israel
Reuth Medical Center Recruiting
Tel Aviv, Israel
Principal Investigator: Avraham AL Lazary, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Anat AD Dimentmen, BSc, MHA         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Reuth Medical Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Avraham AL Lazary, MD Reuth Medical Center

Responsible Party: Avraham Lazary, MD, Reuth Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01069380     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2010-4
First Posted: February 17, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 17, 2010
Last Verified: February 2010

Keywords provided by Reuth Medical Center:
resting metabolic rate
bed ridden, vegetative
low conscious
minimal conscious state
immobilized
resting energy expenditure