Safety and Effectiveness of a Patient Blood Management (PBM) Program in Surgical Patients (PBM)
This study has been completed.
Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospital
University of Schleswig-Holstein
University Hospital, Bonn
University Hospital Muenster
B. Braun Melsungen AG
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Professor Kai Zacharowski, M.D., Ph.D., FRCA, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Hospitals
First received: March 19, 2013
Last updated: September 4, 2015
Last verified: September 2015
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study has been completed.|
|Study Completion Date:||September 2015|
|Primary Completion Date:||July 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Meybohm P, Herrmann E, Steinbicker AU, Wittmann M, Gruenewald M, Fischer D, Baumgarten G, Renner J, Van Aken HK, Weber CF, Mueller MM, Geisen C, Rey J, Bon D, Hintereder G, Choorapoikayil S, Oldenburg J, Brockmann C, Geissler RG, Seifried E, Zacharowski K; PBM-study Collaborators. Patient Blood Management is Associated With a Substantial Reduction of Red Blood Cell Utilization and Safe for Patient's Outcome: A Prospective, Multicenter Cohort Study With a Noninferiority Design. Ann Surg. 2016 Aug;264(2):203-11. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000001747.
Meybohm P, Fischer DP, Geisen C, Müller MM, Weber CF, Herrmann E, Steffen B, Seifried E, Zacharowski K; German PBM Study Core Group. Safety and effectiveness of a Patient Blood Management (PBM) program in surgical patients--the study design for a multi-centre prospective epidemiologic non-inferiority trial. BMC Health Serv Res. 2014 Nov 19;14:576. doi: 10.1186/s12913-014-0576-3.