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

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 University of Zurich.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Zurich Identifier:
First received: May 29, 2012
Last updated: May 31, 2012
Last verified: May 2012

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

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort

Further study details as provided by University of Zurich:

Estimated Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: January 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2013
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Procedure: SAFE (situation, all together, fly on, evaluate)
    Video-assisted, structured debriefing after simulated critical airway-events.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 68 Years   (Adult, Senior)
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: 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
  More Information

Responsible Party: University of Zurich Identifier: NCT01609829     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: iCOMtrain
Study First Received: May 29, 2012
Last Updated: May 31, 2012 processed this record on August 18, 2017