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A Comparative Study of the Performance of a New Type Non-contact Patient Monitor

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 July 2012 by Holux Technology, Inc..
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Shin Kong Wu Ho-Su Memorial Hospital
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Holux Technology, Inc. Identifier:
First received: May 4, 2012
Last updated: July 30, 2012
Last verified: July 2012
To verify the accuracy and reliability of the ultra wideband (UWB) non-contact breath rate and heart rate monitor, ICU bedside monitor is used as the gold standard.

Indication for Modification of Patient's Cardiopulmonary Status

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Clinical Test of Ultra-Wideband Non-contact Heart Rate and Breath Rate Monitor

Further study details as provided by Holux Technology, Inc.:

Estimated Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: December 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date: October 2012
Estimated Primary Completion Date: October 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:
In this study, 50 volunteer patients are tested on the UWB non-contact breath rate and heart rate monitor. The testing time length for each patient is set to two hours. Subject is not to be restrained and nurse is allowed to take care the subject while testing. The breath rate and heart rate data will be analyzed for their accuracy against the MP60 (Philips) bedside monitor.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Adult, >18 years old.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • conscious adult,
  • > 18 years old

Exclusion Criteria:

  • non-conscious,
  • pregnant women,
  • epilepsy patients,
  • patients with heart pacemaker or ACIDS,
  • patients on respirator
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01592877

Shin Kong Wu Ho-Su Memorial Hospital Recruiting
Taipei, Taiwan
Contact: Shu-Ping Chao, MD    886-968-995076   
Sub-Investigator: Teh-Ho Tao, Ph.D.         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Holux Technology, Inc.
Shin Kong Wu Ho-Su Memorial Hospital
Principal Investigator: Che-Ming Chang, MD Shin Kong Wu Ho-Su Memorial Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Holux Technology, Inc. Identifier: NCT01592877     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Holux_SKH01
Study First Received: May 4, 2012
Last Updated: July 30, 2012

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