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Metabolomic in Critical Ill Patients

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified March 2017 by Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Giovanni Landoni, Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele Identifier:
First received: January 9, 2012
Last updated: March 8, 2017
Last verified: March 2017
Analysis of blood, urinary, and intrathecal metabolites of critical ill patients will be checked for possible correlations between metabolomics patterns and patients' outcomes.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective

Further study details as provided by Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Metabolomic patterns to identify poor outcome [ Time Frame: hospital stay (approximately two weeks) ]

Study Start Date: January 2015
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2017 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
criticall ill patients


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 99 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Critical ill patients

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients with severe left or right ventricular dysfunction undergoing cardiac surgery
  • patients undergoing ablation of ventricular tachycardia
  • patients with febrile neutropenia after chemotherapy or allogeneic transplant for haematological diseases
  • patients undergoing thoracoabdominal vascular surgery

Exclusion Criteria:

  • pregnant women
  • no written consent
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01506674

Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele Recruiting
Milano, Mi, Italy, 20132
Contact: Giovanni Landoni   
Contact: Laura Pasin   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele
  More Information

Responsible Party: Giovanni Landoni, MD, Associate Professor, Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele Identifier: NCT01506674     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HSR CEmet
Study First Received: January 9, 2012
Last Updated: March 8, 2017 processed this record on May 22, 2017