Assisted Intubation

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT01312155
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 10, 2011
Last Update Posted : October 25, 2013
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Thomas Hemmerling, McGill University Health Center

Brief Summary:
The study investigates assisted intubation using a videolaryngoscope in anesthesia.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Intubation Conditions Other: Intubation

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 12 participants
Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : March 2011
Actual Primary Completion Date : February 2012
Actual Study Completion Date : February 2012

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Patients undergoing general anesthesia Other: Intubation
Intubation, endotracheal

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Performance [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
    Success rate in % of intubation: Number of patients where 'assisted intubation' was successful

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Time [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
    Time to intubate: time in sec between insertion of scope into mouth and insertion of endotracheal tube through vocal cords

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 90 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients undergoing general anesthesia with endotracheal intubation

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Easy airway assessment

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Difficult airway
  • ASA 3

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01312155

Canada, Quebec
Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H3G1A4
Sponsors and Collaborators
McGill University Health Center
Principal Investigator: Thomas Hemmerling, MD MUHC - McGill

Responsible Party: Thomas Hemmerling, Associate Professor, McGill University Health Center Identifier: NCT01312155     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 10-338
First Posted: March 10, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 25, 2013
Last Verified: October 2013

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