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Cognitive Changes After Fast-track Colon Surgery

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified January 2013 by Lene Krenk, Rigshospitalet, Denmark.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Lene Krenk, Rigshospitalet, Denmark Identifier:
First received: January 22, 2013
Last updated: January 23, 2013
Last verified: January 2013
This descriptive study aims to evalaute in a retrospective way the incidence of cogntive changes postoperatively after fast-track colon surgery at Hvidovre Hospital. This survey is based on chart reviews.

Cogntive Changes After Surgery

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective

Further study details as provided by Lene Krenk, Rigshospitalet, Denmark:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • cognitive change postoperatively based on chart review [ Time Frame: during hospital stay (postoperative day 0-3) ]

Estimated Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: January 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: January 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   60 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
elderly patients > 60 years, undergoing fast-track colon surgery at Hvidovre Hospital during 2010-2012.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • > 59 years
  • undergoing colon surgery at Hvidovre Hospital
  • surgery and perioperative care in a fast-track setting

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01775202

Contact: Henrik Kehlet, Prof. MD 004535454074

Dept. of abdominal surgery (colon section) Hvidovre Hospital Recruiting
Hvidovre, Denmark
Contact: Jens Andersen, MD   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Lene Krenk
  More Information

Responsible Party: Lene Krenk, MD, PhD, Rigshospitalet, Denmark Identifier: NCT01775202     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: H-3-2012-FSP69
Study First Received: January 22, 2013
Last Updated: January 23, 2013 processed this record on August 18, 2017