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A Study Survey of Stress in Anesthesia Personnel (stress)

This study is enrolling participants by invitation only.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01500291
First Posted: December 28, 2011
Last Update Posted: March 16, 2016
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Phongthara Vichitvejpaisal", Mahidol University
  Purpose

It is inevitable that nearly both anesthesiologist and nurse anesthetist take a zero tolerance approach to avoidable safety problems in the provision of anesthesia.

We would like to study the stress upon anesthesia personnel by using Suanprung Stress Test (SST) - a well-documented, psychological stress test, and Siriraj Anesthesia-related Stress Test (SAST) - a new developed open-ended opinion poll, to scrutinize the daily rounds stress and yield the solution to eradicate or alleviate those worries as well as improve both physical and mental health to handle the situation of difficulties.


Condition Intervention
Stress Anxiety Depression Other: 2 courseware databases.

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Principal Investigator

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by Phongthara Vichitvejpaisal", Mahidol University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • scores [ Time Frame: 2 months ]
    A psychologist not directly involves in participants recruitment or contact and locates at a different site performs the interpretation and assessment of the individual stress.


Estimated Enrollment: 639
Study Start Date: April 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date: April 2016
Primary Completion Date: October 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Anesthesiologist Other: 2 courseware databases.
All participant voluntarily response all items in the SST and SAST courseware database.
Other Names:
  • group A
  • group B
Nurse anesthetist Other: 2 courseware databases.
All participant voluntarily response all items in the SST and SAST courseware database.
Other Names:
  • group A
  • group B

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  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Two hundred and eighty six out of 1,000 anesthesiologists and three hundred and fifty three out of 3,000 nurse anesthetists are qualified as the final study group.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Anesthesiologists and nurse anesthetists who are currently working in the operating rooms.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • unwilling to join the study
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01500291


Locations
Thailand
Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital
Bangkoknoi, Bangkok, Thailand, 10700
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mahidol University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Phongthara Vichitvejpaisal, M.D., Ph.D. Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Phongthara Vichitvejpaisal", Principal Investigator, Mahidol University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01500291     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 315/2554(EC3)
Si445/2011 ( Other Identifier: Siriraj Institutional Review Board, Mahidol University )
First Submitted: December 22, 2011
First Posted: December 28, 2011
Last Update Posted: March 16, 2016
Last Verified: March 2016

Keywords provided by Phongthara Vichitvejpaisal", Mahidol University:
anesthesia stress