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Cardiac Autonomic Function For Risk Stratification in the Emergency Room (PREDICT-ER)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01486589
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 6, 2011
Last Update Posted : February 6, 2014
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Axel Bauer, University Hospital Tuebingen

Brief Summary:
The aim of the study is to test the hypothesis that impaired cardiac autonomic function predicts adverse outcome in unselected patients presenting in the emergency ward.

Condition or disease
Autonomic Nervous System Activity

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 6521 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Risk Stratification in the Emergency Room by Cardiac Autonomic Function
Study Start Date : October 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : June 2013



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. In-hospital mortality [ Time Frame: 10 days ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Cardiac mortality [ Time Frame: 10 days ]
  2. transfer to intensive care unit [ Time Frame: 10 days ]
  3. hospital discharge [ Time Frame: 48 hours ]
  4. duration of hospital stay [ Time Frame: within 30 days ]
  5. costs of health care [ Time Frame: 30 days ]
  6. 180 day mortality [ Time Frame: 180 days ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Consecutive patients presenting at the emergency department of the University Hospital of Tübingen
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

- presenting at the emergency department of the University Hospital of Tübingen


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Locations
Germany
Medizinische Universitätsklinik Tübingen
Tübingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, 72076
Sponsors and Collaborators
Thebiosignals.com

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Axel Bauer, Prof. Dr. Axel Bauer, University Hospital Tuebingen
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01486589     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 577/2011BO1
First Posted: December 6, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 6, 2014
Last Verified: February 2014

Keywords provided by Axel Bauer, University Hospital Tuebingen:
emergency care
cardiac autonomic function
deceleration capacity

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Emergencies
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes