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Subclinical Delirium and Clinical Outcome (ZZH-2)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01616914
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 12, 2012
Last Update Posted : April 4, 2013
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
Delirium has been associated with clinical outcomes in critical care setting. However, its subclinical form has not been investigated. The investigators aimed to establish the association of subclinical delirium with outcome.

Condition or disease
Delirium

Detailed Description:
Delirium has been associated with clinical outcome in critical care setting. This syndrome has been associated with longer length of stay in ICU and hospital, longer duration of mechanical ventilation and higher mortality rate. however, its subclinical form has not been investigated. The subclinical syndrome is defined by CAM-ICU, in which several features of delirium are fulfilled but the diagnostic criteria are not fulfilled. The investigators aimed to establish the association of subclinical delirium with outcome.

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 250 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Delirium and Clinical Outcome
Study Start Date : January 2010
Primary Completion Date : August 2012
Study Completion Date : August 2012

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MedlinePlus related topics: Delirium
U.S. FDA Resources

Groups and Cohorts

Group/Cohort
delirium group
patients with delirium during ICU stay
non-delirium group
patients without delirium during ICU stay


Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. mortality [ Time Frame: during hospital stay(60 days) ]
    60 days after enrollment


Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. duration of mechanical ventilation [ Time Frame: 60 days ]
  2. length of stay in ICU and hospital [ Time Frame: 60 days after enrollment ]

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
patients enter ICU GCS > 10 RASS > -2 No dementia
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients enter ICU
  • GCS > 10
  • RASS > -2

Exclusion Criteria:

  • unable to cooperate
  • coma
Contacts and Locations

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01616914


Locations
China, Zhejiang
Jinhua central hospital
Jinhua, Zhejiang, China, 321000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Jinhua Central Hospital
Investigators
Study Chair: Zhongheng Zhang, MM Jinhua Central Hospital
More Information

Publications:
Responsible Party: Zhongheng Zhang, Jinhua central hospital, Jinhua Central Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01616914     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ZZH-2
First Posted: June 12, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 4, 2013
Last Verified: June 2012

Keywords provided by Zhongheng Zhang, Jinhua Central Hospital:
delirium
outcome

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Delirium
Confusion
Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms
Neurocognitive Disorders
Mental Disorders