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Prognostic Evaluation Of Severe Sepsis And Septic Shock. Procalcitonin Versus Delta Sofa

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 March 2013 by José Raimundo Araujo de Azevedo, Hospital Sao Domingos.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01841190
First Posted: April 26, 2013
Last Update Posted: April 26, 2013
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
José Raimundo Araujo de Azevedo, Hospital Sao Domingos
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to compare the tendency of plasma concentration and clearance of procalcitonin in the first 24 and 48 hours of management of patients with severe sepsis and septic shock with another marker of early prognosis represented by 48 hours delta sofa.

Condition
Severe Sepsis Septic Shock

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: PROGNOSTIC EVALUATION OF SEVERE SEPSIS AND SEPTIC SHOCK. PROCALCITONIN VERSUS DELTA SOFA

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Further study details as provided by José Raimundo Araujo de Azevedo, Hospital Sao Domingos:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • MORTALITY [ Time Frame: 28 DAYS ]

Estimated Enrollment: 128
Study Start Date: May 2012
Primary Completion Date: January 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
PROCALCITONIN
DELTA SOFA

Detailed Description:
This is a cohort prospective observational study that will include adult patients admitted to a multidisciplinary ICU of a tertiary hospital.
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Adult patients with severe sepsis and septic shock admitted to a multidisciplinary ICU
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adult patients admitted to the ICU
  • severe sepsis and septic shock

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Children
  • Pregnant.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01841190


Contacts
Contact: JOSE R AZEVEDO, MD 55 98 32168110 jrazevedo@elo.com.br

Locations
Brazil
Hospital Sao Domingos Recruiting
Sao Luis, Maranhao, Brazil, 65060-642
Contact: ORLANDO J TORRES, PhD    559832168100    o.torres@uol.com.br   
Hospital Sao Domingos Recruiting
Sao Luis, MA, Brazil, 65060-642
Contact: JOSE R AZEVEDO, MD    55 98 32168110    jrazevedo@elo.com.br   
Principal Investigator: JOSE R AZEVEDO, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hospital Sao Domingos
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: José Raimundo Araujo de Azevedo, MD. COORDINATOR. ICU., Hospital Sao Domingos
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01841190     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: hsd1509
First Submitted: April 24, 2013
First Posted: April 26, 2013
Last Update Posted: April 26, 2013
Last Verified: March 2013

Keywords provided by José Raimundo Araujo de Azevedo, Hospital Sao Domingos:
Prognosis
Sepsis
Septic shock
Procalcitonin
SOFA

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Sepsis
Toxemia
Shock
Shock, Septic
Infection
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
Inflammation
Pathologic Processes
Calcitonin
Bone Density Conservation Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs