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Impact of a Checklist on the Rate of Late Cancellation in Ambulatory Surgery (AMBUPROG)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01732159
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 22, 2012
Last Update Posted : April 21, 2015
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the impact of a check list on the rate of late cancellation, i.e. the day before or the day of the ambulatory surgery.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Ambulatory Surgery Programmed Other: Checklist Not Applicable

Detailed Description:
The checklist is administered to the patients by phone between 7 and 3 days before the surgery. Each item of the checklist is associated with a decisional algorithm that allows take care for patients in case of any problem.

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 4093 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Official Title: Impact of a Checklist on the Rate of Late Cancellation in Ambulatory Surgery
Study Start Date : November 2012
Actual Primary Completion Date : January 2014
Actual Study Completion Date : April 2014

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Administration of the checklist
Patients will be contacted by phone for administration of the checklist
Other: Checklist
he checklist will be administered to the patients by phone between 7 and 3 days before the surgery
No Intervention: No contact by phone
Patients who will not be contacted by phone



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Decrease in the rate of late cancellation [ Time Frame: At day 0 (the day of the surgery) ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Improvement of the organization of the ambulatory unit [ Time Frame: At day 0 (the day of the surgery) ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient (adult or minor) for which ambulatory surgery is programmed in a multipurpose ASU
  • Surgery under general anesthesia or loco
  • Regional or neuroleptanalgesia3. Patient contacted by phone
  • Patient does not oppose his participation in the study

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patient programmed for endoscopy in ASU non surgical
  • Ambulatory surgery scheduled for orthogenic
  • Ambulatory surgery scheduled for urgency
  • Ambulatory surgery performed under local anesthesia

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01732159


Locations
France
Cochin Hospital
Paris, France, 75014
Sponsors and Collaborators
Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Jean-Pierre BETHOUX, MD, PhD Cochin Hospital, India

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01732159     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: K110601
First Posted: November 22, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 21, 2015
Last Verified: April 2015

Keywords provided by Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris:
Ambulatory surgery
Checklist
Cancellation