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Prospective Study to Quantify the Change in Weight at a Pneumonia (PneumoniePoids)

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT02844010
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified June 2018 by University Hospital, Grenoble.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : July 26, 2016
Last Update Posted : June 4, 2018
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University Hospital, Grenoble

Brief Summary:

This study is based on the change in weight of hospitalized patients knowing that the diagnosis of malnutrition based on the presence of at least one clinical or laboratory test which anthropometric measures (Evaluation of diagnostic protein energy malnutrition in hospitalized adults ANAES , Guidelines Department, September 2003; HAS Strategy supported in cases of wasting energy and protein in the elderly April 2007).

The goal of this study is to find the correlation between hospitalization and weight loss, significant risk factors for malnutrition in a situation of community-acquired pneumonia infection.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Hospitalisation for Pneumonia Other: weighing

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 188 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prospective Study to Quantify the Change in Weight at a Pneumonia
Actual Study Start Date : April 2015
Estimated Primary Completion Date : April 2019
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2019

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Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
patients with pneumonia Other: weighing

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Weight history [ Time Frame: Few minutes ]
    The weight of the patient, and weight's history.

  2. Standard biology [ Time Frame: Few hours ]
    C-reactive protein, Albumine, Transthyretin, Oxygen

  3. Severity of pneumonia [ Time Frame: Few minutes ]
    Fine's score or CURB 65

  4. The functional status [ Time Frame: Few minutes ]
    ADL score ; activities daily living

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA
Weight is written down.

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with pneumonia.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • cough
  • Fever > 38.5 ° C
  • Tachycardia > 100 / Min
  • Chest pain lateralized
  • Absence of infection high respiratory tract
  • Global Impression of Severity
  • Fireplace auscultatory signs (rattle crackling)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnant women
  • Dialysis patients
  • Any patient with home oxygen or under a home care for BPCO stage 3 or 4
  • Patients transferred from intensive care
  • Patients with severe sepsis and requiring a "filler"
  • Enteral or parenteral nutrition

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT02844010

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Contact: Sophie LUMALE, dietician 0476766442 ext +33
Contact: Sophie LUMALE 0476766442

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University Hospital Grenoble Recruiting
Grenoble, France, 38043
Contact: Sophie LUMALE, dietician    0476766442      
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Grenoble
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Sander D. et Scherer K.R. (2009). Traité de psychologie des émotions. Dunod édition.
Scherer, K.R. (2001). " Appraisal considered as a process of multilevel sequential checking ". In K.R. Scherer, A. Schorr, T. Johm-Stone (éd.), Appraisal Processes in Emotion: Theory, Methods, Research. New York: Oxforf University Press.

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Responsible Party: University Hospital, Grenoble Identifier: NCT02844010    
Other Study ID Numbers: 38RC14.323
First Posted: July 26, 2016    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 4, 2018
Last Verified: June 2018
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Undecided
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Respiratory Tract Infections
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases