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Rates of Apnea in Patients Undergoing Vitreoretinal Surgery

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01745341
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 10, 2012
Last Update Posted : December 3, 2015
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):

Study Description
Brief Summary:
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

Condition or disease
Apnea

Detailed Description:
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.

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 113 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Rates of Apnea in Patients Undergoing Vitreoretinal Surgery
Study Start Date : August 2012
Primary Completion Date : August 2013
Study Completion Date : August 2013
Groups and Cohorts

Group/Cohort
vitreoretinal surgery patients
Patients undergoing vitreoretinal surgery under monitored anesthesia care. They will be observed during surgery and no interventions will be administered.


Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Apnea [ Time Frame: 15 minutes ]
    Determine if patients undergoing vitreoretinal surgery under monitored anesthesia care stop breathing during the procedure


Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 99 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
patients having vitreoretinal surgery under monitored anesthesia care
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients having vitreoretinal surgery under monitored anesthesia care

Exclusion Criteria:

  • patients having vitreoretinal surgery without monitored anesthesia care
Contacts and Locations

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Locations
United States, California
Stanford Hospital and Clinics
Palo Alto, California, United States, 94303
Sponsors and Collaborators
Stanford University
More Information

Responsible Party: Theodore Leng, Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Stanford University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01745341     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 25284
First Posted: December 10, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 3, 2015
Last Verified: December 2015

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Apnea
Respiration Disorders
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Signs and Symptoms, Respiratory
Signs and Symptoms