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Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practice of Surgeons Toward Nutrition Support in HIPEC Patients

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02374411
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 27, 2015
Last Update Posted : February 8, 2017
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Edward-Elmhurst Health System ( Edward Hospital )

Brief Summary:
The goal of this survey of international HIPEC (Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy) surgeons is to determine their knowledge of and attitudes towards the nutritional support needs of HIPEC patients and what their practice patterns are with this patient population.

Condition or disease
Pseudomyxoma Peritonei Appendiceal Neoplasms Pancreatic Neoplasms Neoplasm Metastasis Adenocarcinoma Sarcoma Uterine Neoplasms

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 55 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: A Survey of the Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practice of Surgeons Toward Nutrition Support in HIPEC Patients
Study Start Date : September 2014
Actual Primary Completion Date : March 2015
Actual Study Completion Date : March 2015


Group/Cohort
HIPEC surgeons



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Collect questionnaire data from 150 HIPEC surgeons [ Time Frame: Three months ]
    Questionnaire development was informed by the works of: Karim et al, JPEN 2014 Mar 3, [Epub ahead of print]; Cahill, et al, Critical Care 2014, 18:R96; Vashi et al, Nutrition Journal 2013, 12:118; and Cahill et al, BMC Health Services Research 2014, 14:197.


Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. HIPEC surgeon practices of patient nutritional support assessed by questionnaire [ Time Frame: Three months ]
    Questionnaire development was informed by the works of: Karim et al, JPEN 2014 Mar 3, [Epub ahead of print]; Cahill, et al, Critical Care 2014, 18:R96; Vashi et al, Nutrition Journal 2013, 12:118; and Cahill et al, BMC Health Services Research 2014, 14:197.

  2. HIPEC surgeon attitudes toward patient nutritional support self-assessed by questionnaire [ Time Frame: Three months ]
    Questionnaire development was informed by the works of: Karim et al, JPEN 2014 Mar 3, [Epub ahead of print]; Cahill, et al, Critical Care 2014, 18:R96; Vashi et al, Nutrition Journal 2013, 12:118; and Cahill et al, BMC Health Services Research 2014, 14:197.



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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
HIPEC surgeons based internationally
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Surgeon trained in and performing the HIPEC procedure

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Not performing the HIPEC procedure

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Locations
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United States, Illinois
Edward Hospital
Naperville, Illinois, United States, 60540
Sponsors and Collaborators
Edward Hospital
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: George I Salti, MD Edward Hospital

Additional Information:
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Responsible Party: Edward Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02374411     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: EDW091114A
First Posted: February 27, 2015    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 8, 2017
Last Verified: February 2017
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Adenocarcinoma
Neoplasm Metastasis
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Uterine Neoplasms
Pseudomyxoma Peritonei
Appendiceal Neoplasms
Neoplasms
Carcinoma
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplastic Processes
Pathologic Processes
Digestive System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Endocrine Gland Neoplasms
Digestive System Diseases
Pancreatic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Genital Neoplasms, Female
Urogenital Neoplasms
Uterine Diseases
Genital Diseases, Female
Neoplasms, Cystic, Mucinous, and Serous
Cecal Neoplasms
Intestinal Neoplasms
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Cecal Diseases
Intestinal Diseases