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Care of Critically Ill Patients Enteral Nutrition Guidelines for the Implementation of the Effectiveness of the Intervention

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01277393
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified January 2011 by Taipei Medical University WanFang Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
First Posted : January 14, 2011
Last Update Posted : January 14, 2011
Sponsor:
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
This study is to find out care of critically ill patients enteral nutrition guidelines for the implementation of the effectiveness of the intervention.

Condition or disease
ICU Ill Patients Enteral Nutrition Feeding

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 100 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Care of Critically Ill Patients Enteral Nutrition Guidelines for the Implementation of the Effectiveness of the Intervention
Study Start Date : September 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date : March 2011
Groups and Cohorts

Group/Cohort
Experimental Group
Control Group


Outcome Measures

Eligibility Criteria

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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
ill patients
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • ICU patients elder than 18 years of age
  • (APACHE II) score > 15
  • Patients expected to remain in ICU for more than 2 days

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients that have consented to a Do-Not-Resuscitate document
  • Patients not expected survive more than 2 days
  • Patients that have returned to ICU due to their condition worsening after previously leaving ICU
  • Patients that have transferred from ICU of other hospitals.
Contacts and Locations

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Locations
Taiwan
Taipei Medical University - WanFang Hospital
Taipei, Taiwan
Sponsors and Collaborators
Taipei Medical University WanFang Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Chin-Feng Huang Taipei Medical University WanFang Hospital
More Information

Responsible Party: Chin-Feng Huang, Nursing Department, Wanfang Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01277393     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 99058
First Posted: January 14, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 14, 2011
Last Verified: January 2011

Keywords provided by Taipei Medical University WanFang Hospital:
Enteral nutrition feeding

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Critical Illness
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes