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

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01182740
First Posted: August 17, 2010
Last Update Posted: November 11, 2010
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Information provided by:
University of Cologne
  Purpose

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
Endotracheal Intubation

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Comparison of Endotracheal Intubation Success Rates Using Video Laryngoscopes in Entrapped Patients - a Manikin Study

Further study details as provided by University of Cologne:

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


Estimated Enrollment: 30
Study Start Date: August 2010
Study Completion Date: November 2010
Groups/Cohorts
glidescope
storz c-mac
mcgrath vl
ambu pentax aws
macintosh laryngoscope
others

  Eligibility

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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
  Contacts and Locations
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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
  More Information

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 Submitted: August 13, 2010
First Posted: August 17, 2010
Last Update Posted: November 11, 2010
Last Verified: August 2010