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Complaints and Presumptive Diagnosis in a Danish Emergency Department

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01747434
First Posted: December 11, 2012
Last Update Posted: December 11, 2012
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Christian Backer Mogensen, University of Southern Denmark
  Purpose

Acute patients in Denmark are often admitted to Emergency Departments by their General Practitioner with a presumptive diagnosis.

The aim of this study is to evaluate the diagnostic value of the pre-admission presumptive diagnosis and to assess if the presumptive diagnosis could be replaced by a number of symptom-based groups.


Condition
Symptoms on Admission Presumptive Diagnosis on Admission Final Diagnosis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional

Further study details as provided by Christian Backer Mogensen, University of Southern Denmark:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • action diagnosis [ Time Frame: 0-48 hours after admission ]

Enrollment: 10070
Study Start Date: January 2010
Study Completion Date: December 2010
Primary Completion Date: December 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
all acute admissions to a Danish Emergency Department in 2010
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • all acute patients admitted to emergency department

Exclusion Criteria:

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01747434


Locations
Denmark
Kolding Hospital Emergency Department
Kolding, Denmark, 6000
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Southern Denmark
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Christian Backer Mogensen, Assistant Professor, University of Southern Denmark
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01747434     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SLB-ED-05-2012
First Submitted: December 7, 2012
First Posted: December 11, 2012
Last Update Posted: December 11, 2012
Last Verified: December 2012