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Evaluation of the Basic Assessment of Severity of Illness in Children (BASIC) Scale

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01068574
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2010 by Brigham and Women's Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : February 15, 2010
Last Update Posted : August 3, 2010
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
Partners in Health
Thrasher Research Fund
Ministry of Health, Rwanda
Information provided by:
Brigham and Women's Hospital

February 12, 2010
February 15, 2010
August 3, 2010
January 2010
September 2010   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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Evaluation of the Basic Assessment of Severity of Illness in Children (BASIC) Scale
Evaluation of the BASIC Scale (Basic Assessment of Severity of Illness in Children): A Simple Triage Tool for Resource-limited Settings
The purpose of this study is to assess whether the BASIC Scale--a simple, non-invasive clinical triage protocol--predicts severe illness, hospitalization or death among children under age five presenting for acute care in a rural African health center.
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Observational
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Non-Probability Sample
Children aged two months to five years presenting to a rural health center in Rwanda.
Acute Illness
Other: BASIC Score (Observational)
The BASIC Score will be assessed by a study staff, but there are no interventions.
Single Observational Cohort
Intervention: Other: BASIC Score (Observational)
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Unknown status
2500
Same as current
September 2010
September 2010   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Child aged two months to five years presenting routine or urgent care in an ambulatory facility

Exclusion Criteria:

Sexes Eligible for Study: All
2 Months to 5 Years   (Child)
Yes
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Rwanda
 
 
NCT01068574
2009P002546
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Peter Drobac, MD, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Partners in Health
  • Thrasher Research Fund
  • Ministry of Health, Rwanda
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Brigham and Women's Hospital
August 2010