Effect of Different Scoring Systems on Mortality Rates and Length of Hospitalization in Cardiac Surgery Patients

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 4, 2013
Last Update Posted : February 4, 2013
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Ahmet Cemil Isbir, Cumhuriyet University

Brief Summary:
Precise risk estimation of mortality in cardiac surgery patients is often difficult. Main objectives of this study is to calculate mortality probability by two different risk score system and to inquire effects of informing anesthesiologist and surgical team; of score of the patient; on length of hospitalization and intensive care and also on actualized mortality.

Condition or disease
Heart Diseases

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 438 participants
Official Title: Effect of Different Scoring Systems on Mortality Rates and Length of Hospitalization in Cardiac Surgery Patients
Study Start Date : January 2012
Actual Primary Completion Date : May 2012
Actual Study Completion Date : May 2012

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MedlinePlus related topics: Heart Surgery
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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. The number of days the patients treated [ Time Frame: 30 days ]
  2. mortality [ Time Frame: With in the 30 days after surgery ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Cardiac surgery patients

Inclusion Criteria:

  • ASA anesthesia risk group 2-5 patients between 18-70 years of age and with planned cardiac surgery

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Terminal malignant diagnosis, multiple organ failure, confirmed brain dead, mechanical ventilation dependent or planned transplantation patients

Responsible Party: Ahmet Cemil Isbir, M.D, Cumhuriyet University Identifier: NCT01782716     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Other Identifier-2011/037
First Posted: February 4, 2013    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 4, 2013
Last Verified: December 2011

Keywords provided by Ahmet Cemil Isbir, Cumhuriyet University:
cardiac surgery

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases