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Comparison of Endotracheal Intubation Success Rates Using Video Laryngoscopes in Entrapped Patients - a Manikin Study

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01182740
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 17, 2010
Last Update Posted : November 11, 2010
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
University of Cologne

Brief Summary:

The investigators will compare the success rates of endotracheal intubation in a simulated entrapped car accident victim (manikin) using different video laryngoscopes by experienced emergency physicians.

The investigators hypothesized that video laryngoscopes may improve success rates.


Condition or disease
Endotracheal Intubation

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 30 participants
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Comparison of Endotracheal Intubation Success Rates Using Video Laryngoscopes in Entrapped Patients - a Manikin Study
Study Start Date : August 2010
Study Completion Date : November 2010

Group/Cohort
glidescope
storz c-mac
mcgrath vl
ambu pentax aws
macintosh laryngoscope
others



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. successful endotracheal intubation [ Time Frame: 2 months ]
    We compare the success rates of endotracheal intubation with the different devices



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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
experienced emergency physicians
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • experienced emergency physicians

Exclusion Criteria:

  • no experience in out-of-hospital emergency medicine

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01182740


Locations
Germany
University Hospital of Cologne
Cologne, Germany, 50397
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Cologne

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Wolfgang A. Wetsch, M.D., Department of Anaesthesiology, University Hospital of Cologne, Germany
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01182740     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 10-183
First Posted: August 17, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 11, 2010
Last Verified: August 2010