Prophylactic Environmental Management of Delirium (MAPDI)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01356810|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 20, 2011
Last Update Posted : May 23, 2011
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Delirium Falls||Other: Environmental Intervention Other: Standard Care||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||287 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Official Title:||Manejo Ambiental Profilactico Del Delirium Intrahospitalario|
|Study Start Date :||September 2009|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||June 2010|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||June 2010|
Placebo Comparator: Standard Care
Delirium management defined by the attending physician.
Other: Standard Care
Delirium management by the attending physician's preferences.
|Experimental: Environmental Intervention||
Other: Environmental Intervention
The environmental intervention consisted of daily reorientation, avoidance of sensorial deprivation, longer visiting hours, the availability of a clock, a calendar and the presence of familiar objects in the room.
- Incidence of Delirium [ Time Frame: Daily during the entire hospital stay (Average: 10 days, Maximum: 42 days) ]New episodes of delirium during the hospital stay
- Incidence of Falls [ Time Frame: Daily during the entire hospital stay (Average: 10 days, Maximum: 42 days ]New episodes of Falls
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|Hospital Naval Almirante Nef|
|Vina del Mar, Valparaiso, Chile|
|Principal Investigator:||Felipe T Martinez, MD||Universidad de Valparaiso|