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

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01732159
First received: November 19, 2012
Last updated: April 20, 2015
Last verified: April 2015
  Purpose
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 Intervention
Ambulatory Surgery Programmed
Other: Checklist

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Official Title: Impact of a Checklist on the Rate of Late Cancellation in Ambulatory Surgery

Further study details as provided by Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Decrease in the rate of late cancellation [ Time Frame: At day 0 (the day of the surgery) ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Improvement of the organization of the ambulatory unit [ Time Frame: At day 0 (the day of the surgery) ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 4093
Study Start Date: November 2012
Study Completion Date: April 2014
Primary Completion Date: January 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
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

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.
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
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
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: 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
  More Information

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 
Study First Received: November 19, 2012
Last Updated: April 20, 2015
Health Authority: France: Ministry of Health

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

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 21, 2016