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The Method to Reduce Displacement of Double-lumen Tube

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01413347
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 10, 2011
Last Update Posted : December 8, 2011
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to devise the method to reduce displacement of a left-sided double-lumen tube during patient positioning.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Double-lumen Tube Displacement Procedure: pillow Procedure: neutral

Study Design

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 100 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: The Method to Reduce Displacement of Double-lumen Tube During Patient Positioning
Study Start Date : August 2011
Primary Completion Date : December 2011
Study Completion Date : December 2011
Arms and Interventions

Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: pillow
confirmation of double-lumen tube position with a head on a pillow
Procedure: pillow
bronchoscopic confirmation of double-lumen tube position with a head on a pillow
Experimental: neutral
confirmation of double-lumen tube position in neutral position of a head
Procedure: neutral
bronchoscopic confirmation of double-lumen tube position in neutral position of a head


Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. tracheal displacement [ Time Frame: up to 5 minutes ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. bronchial displacement [ Time Frame: up to 5 minutes ]

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients undergoing thoracic surgery that require the placement of left-sided double-lumen tubes

Exclusion Criteria:

  • intraluminal lesion of left bronchus
  • very distorted anatomy of tracheobronchial tree
Contacts and Locations

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Locations
Korea, Republic of
Seoul National University Hospital
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 110-744
Sponsors and Collaborators
Seoul National University Hospital
More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Jae-Hyon Bahk, Seoul National University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01413347     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: JHBahk_DLT_pillow
First Posted: August 10, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 8, 2011
Last Verified: December 2011