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Airway Management and Vascular Access Simulation

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00892671
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 4, 2009
Last Update Posted : August 30, 2010
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Brief Summary:
This project involves a pre- and post- airway management and vascular access simulation survey. The purpose of the study is to assess the perceived effectiveness of the simulation course on the performance of medical students enrolling in the Anesthesiology rotation during their third and fourth year of medical education.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Airway Management Vascular Access Other: Simulation

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 50 participants
Official Title: Airway Management and Vascular Access Simulation
Study Start Date : October 2008
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 2009
Actual Study Completion Date : October 2009

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
medical students Other: Simulation
simulation of airway management and vascular access



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. perceived effectiveness [ Time Frame: pre- and post- simulation ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
third and fourth year medical studens enrolling in the UAB Department of Anesthesiology rotation
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • medical student enrolled in the Department of Anesthesiology rotation

Exclusion Criteria:

  • anyone not enrolled in the rotation

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Locations
United States, Alabama
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama, United States, 35249
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Thomas R. Vetter, MD, MPH University of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Anesthesiology

Responsible Party: Thomas R. Vetter, PI, UAB Department of Anesthesiology
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00892671     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: E080829003
First Posted: May 4, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 30, 2010
Last Verified: August 2010

Keywords provided by University of Alabama at Birmingham:
Perceived effectiveness