Electronic Cigarette and Surgery (ECigarSurg) (ECigarSurg)
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03594643|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 20, 2018
Last Update Posted : July 20, 2018
Since decades, literature has shown that smoking has negative effect on postoperative outcome. Recent systematic review and meta-analysis on clinical impact of smoking and smoking cessation showed that postoperative healing complications occur more often in smokers compared with nonsmokers.
The use of electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) is spreading through the world. Despite this fact, the health risk assessment studies on e-cigarette are limited and scientific evidences are inconsistent.
This prospective multicenter study aimed at assessing the use of e-cigarette whether patient undergoing elective surgery. The main objective of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of e-cigarette consumer in perioperative period. Secondary objectives were to analyze when patients consume e-cigarette in regard of surgery, how many dose they consume and if they also consume nicotine cigarette.
|Condition or disease|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||1700 participants|
|Official Title:||Electronic Cigarette and Perianesthesia : a Prospective Multicentric Survey|
|Actual Study Start Date :||June 1, 2016|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||December 30, 2017|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||December 30, 2017|
patient using electronic device, electronic cigarette
patient not smoking nor using electronic cigarette
- electronic cigarette [ Time Frame: 1 day ]incidence of electronic cigarette that are used by patients
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03594643
|Nîmes, Gard, France, 30000|
|Study Chair:||jean.yves. Lefrant, MD,PhD||Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nīmes|