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Performance Evaluation of AirWay Medix Closed Suction System Compared With a Standard Closed Suction System

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified May 2012 by Biovo Technologies Ltd.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01547507
First Posted: March 8, 2012
Last Update Posted: May 30, 2012
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Biovo Technologies Ltd
  Purpose

The aim of this prospective, randomized study is to compare the performance, safety, and ease of use (usability) between two closed suction systems, the AirWay Medix Closed Suction System and Kimberly KimVent while intubated with an endotracheal in hospitals and ICU. 26 adults with an endotracheal tube and mechanical ventilation will be randomized into 2 groups to receive one of the following closed suction systems endotracheal tubes:

  1. AirWay Medix Closed Suction System
  2. KimVent Turbo-Cleaning Closed Suction System Kimberly clarK The groups will be compared regarding the safety, performance and ease of use (usability).

Condition Intervention
Endotracheal Tube Mechanical Ventilation Device: AirWay Medix Closed Suction System

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Performance Evaluation of AirWay Medix Closed Suction System Compared With a Standard Closed Suction System

Further study details as provided by Biovo Technologies Ltd:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • hemodynamic and respiratory data [ Time Frame: Patients will be followed until extubation ]

Estimated Enrollment: 26
Study Start Date: March 2012
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: KimVent Turbo-Cleaning Closed Suction System Kimberly clark Device: AirWay Medix Closed Suction System
AirWay Medix Closed Suction System
Active Comparator: Airway Medix Closed Suction System Device: AirWay Medix Closed Suction System
AirWay Medix Closed Suction System

  Eligibility

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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:

  1. Aged greater than 18 years
  2. Mechanically ventilated for more than 6 hours
  3. Endotracheal intubation anticipated to be routine (not difficult) based upon preoperative airway assessment
  4. Signed informed consent
  5. Sexually active female subjects of childbearing potential must be practicing adequate contraception during the treatment period -

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Gross / massive hemoptysis
  2. Received lung transplantation in the past
  3. Admitted from other hospital already mechanically ventilated
  4. Previously received mechanical ventilation
  5. Active bronchial bleeding
  6. Pregnant women, women who plan to become pregnant and breastfeeding women.
  7. Substance or alcohol abuse
  8. Participation in concurrent trials
  9. Any reasons making the patient a poor candidate in the opinion of the investigator -
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01547507


Contacts
Contact: Nimrod Adi, MD Nimrodad@clalit.org.il

Locations
Israel
Kaplaan MC Recruiting
Rehovot, Israel
Sponsors and Collaborators
Biovo Technologies Ltd
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Nimrod Adi, MD Kaplan Medical Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: Biovo Technologies Ltd
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01547507     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Biovo-12-CTIL
First Submitted: February 22, 2012
First Posted: March 8, 2012
Last Update Posted: May 30, 2012
Last Verified: May 2012

Keywords provided by Biovo Technologies Ltd:
hemodynamics
respiratory