iCOMtrain, Development and Evaluation of a Combined Training of Technical and Non-Technical Skills During the Management of Simulated Incidents in Intensive Care

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified May 2012 by University of Zurich.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : June 1, 2012
Last Update Posted : June 1, 2012
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Zurich

Brief Summary:

The normal, the anticipated difficult and the unanticipated difficult airway are trained in the patient safety simulation center (University Hospital Zürich) and the training is being observed by video installation.

Step 1: normal airway (Phantom), technical training

Step 2: difficult airway (SimMan 3G), technical training

Step 3: Simulation of normal and difficult airway management on ICU (SimMan 3G), technical and non-technical (CRM - crew resource management) training.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Technical and Non-technical Training of Airway Management on ICU Procedure: SAFE (situation, all together, fly on, evaluate)

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 200 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Study Start Date : January 2012
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2013

Intervention Details:
  • Procedure: SAFE (situation, all together, fly on, evaluate)
    Video-assisted, structured debriefing after simulated critical airway-events.

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 68 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Doctors and nurses working on the surcical ICU.

Inclusion criteria:

  • doctors and nurses with a minimum of 12 moths of work experience.

Exclusion criteria:

  • staff members that deny participation or don't meet the inclusion criteria

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01609829

Contact: Bastian Grande, MD

University Children's Hospital, Anesthesiology Recruiting
Zurich, ZH, Switzerland, 8091
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Zurich
Principal Investigator: Bastian Grande, MD University Childrens Hospital Zurich, Anesthesiology

Responsible Party: University of Zurich Identifier: NCT01609829     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: iCOMtrain
First Posted: June 1, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 1, 2012
Last Verified: May 2012