Non Invasive Ventilation (NIV) Related Practices, Monitoring of the NIV Treatment Effect and of the Patient's Comfort
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01692509|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 25, 2012
Last Update Posted : June 9, 2015
|Condition or disease|
|Respiratory Failure Requiring Non Invasive Ventilation|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||30 participants|
|Official Title:||Observation of Non Invasive Ventilation (NIV) Related Practices, Monitoring of the NIV Treatment Effect and of the Patient's Comfort During NIV|
|Study Start Date :||April 2012|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||June 2013|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||June 2013|
Patients requiring NIV
Patients requiring NIV because of acute respiratory failure
- Documentation of practices and processes related to NIV treatmentDocumentation of practices and processes related to NIV administration in the adult intensive care unit(type of ventilator used, type of interface chosen, initial settings, organization of the care team and interactions between caregivers).
- Patient's Respiratory comfortPatient's respiratory comfort during NIV will be assessed both by the patients themselves with a visual analogic scale and by the investigator.
- Ventilatory parametersTidal volume, respiratory rate, inspiratory time, expiratory time and maximal and mean airway pressure will be measured from the continuous recording of airway pressure and flow obtained with a pneumotachograph.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01692509
|Intensive care and burn unit, University Hospital of Lausanne|
|Principal Investigator:||Philippe Jolliet, Professor||University of Lausanne Hospitals|