Capnography During Upper GI Endoscopy

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 17, 2010
Last Update Posted : November 22, 2011
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Andrea Riphaus, Ruhr University of Bochum

Brief Summary:
In this randomized controlled trial the utility of capnography and IPI gets evaluated. Hypoxemia may occur during sedation with midazolam and propofol. Whether hypoxemia may be prevented by an additional capnographic monitoring is subject of the study.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Capnography as an Adjunct to Standard Monitoring During Midazolam and Propofol Sedation for Interventional Upper GI Endoscopy Device: Capnography Phase 3

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 170 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Clinical Value of Advanced Patient Monitoring With Capnography and Analysis of the Integrated Pulmonary Index During Interventional Upper Gastrointestinale Endoscopy
Study Start Date : June 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : November 2011
Actual Study Completion Date : November 2011

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MedlinePlus related topics: Endoscopy
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Arm Intervention/treatment
No Intervention: No Intervention
Standard monitoring.
Experimental: Capnography
Arm with capnographic monitoring
Device: Capnography
Monitoring of the capnography curve for early detection of apnea

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Hypoxemia [ Time Frame: From the start to the end of endoscopy, i.e. from 0 h to approximately 2 h ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Further complications [ Time Frame: From the start to the end of endoscopy, i.e. from 0 h to approximately 2 h ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age>=18
  • Scheduled for interventional upper GI endoscopy with midazolam and propofol sedation

Exclusion Criteria:

  • No informed consent
  • ASA IV or V
  • Emergency endoscopy
  • Preexisting hypotension, bradycardia or hypoxemia

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01242345

Ruhr Universität Bochum
Bochum, Germany, 44892
Technische Universität München
München, Germany, 81675
Deutsche Klinik für Diagnostik
Wiesbaden, Germany, 65191
Sponsors and Collaborators
Ruhr University of Bochum

Responsible Party: Andrea Riphaus, Capnography During Upper GI Endoscopy, Ruhr University of Bochum Identifier: NCT01242345     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Capno-Interventional 2011
First Posted: November 17, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 22, 2011
Last Verified: November 2010

Keywords provided by Andrea Riphaus, Ruhr University of Bochum:
Integrated pulmonary index