Rates of Apnea in Patients Undergoing Vitreoretinal Surgery
The purpose of this study is to determine if apnea (the stopping of breathing) occurs in patients undergoing undergoing monitored anesthesia care (MAC) for vitreoretinal surgery
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
|Official Title:||Rates of Apnea in Patients Undergoing Vitreoretinal Surgery|
- Apnea [ Time Frame: 15 minutes ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]Determine if patients undergoing vitreoretinal surgery under monitored anesthesia care stop breathing during the procedure
|Study Start Date:||August 2012|
|Study Completion Date:||August 2013|
|Primary Completion Date:||August 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
vitreoretinal surgery patients
Patients undergoing vitreoretinal surgery under monitored anesthesia care. They will be observed during surgery and no interventions will be administered.
Patients undergoing vitreoretinal surgery will be monitored during the procedure to determine if they stop breathing. This study is observational in nature and no interventions will be made.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01745341
|United States, California|
|Stanford Hospital and Clinics|
|Palo Alto, California, United States, 94303|