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Pre-flight Evaluation of Adult Patients With Cystic Fibrosis

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Oslo University Hospital Identifier:
First received: March 30, 2012
Last updated: NA
Last verified: March 2012
History: No changes posted
The purpose of the study is to investigate the relationship between hypoxemia achieved during Hypoxia Altitude Simulation test and sea level values of pulmonary function, arterial blood gases, pulse oximetry and cardiopulmonary exercise test variables. In addition, to study the effect of slow walk in a hypoxic environment, comparable to slow walking along the aisle.

Cystic Fibrosis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Pre-flight Evaluation of Adult Patients With Cystic Fibrosis

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Further study details as provided by Oslo University Hospital:

Enrollment: 30
Study Start Date: January 2006
Study Completion Date: December 2008
Primary Completion Date: December 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   17 Years to 80 Years   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Adult patients with cystic fibrosis

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Cystic fibrosis
  • > 16 years
  • Sputum test negative for Burkholderia cepacia and/or methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Ongoing infection
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01569880

Oslo University Hospital, Ullevål
Oslo, Norway, 0450
Sponsors and Collaborators
Oslo University Hospital
Principal Investigator: Bjørn Skrede, PhD MD Oslo University Hospital
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Oslo University Hospital Identifier: NCT01569880     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CF-HAST-OUS
Study First Received: March 30, 2012
Last Updated: March 30, 2012

Keywords provided by Oslo University Hospital:
Blood gas response
Gas exchange
Hypoxia altitude simulation test
Pulmonary function

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cystic Fibrosis
Pathologic Processes
Pancreatic Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Infant, Newborn, Diseases processed this record on May 25, 2017