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The Feasibility Study of Dual-Section Nasogastric Tube

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Tsung Ju Wu, Changhua Christian Hospital Identifier:
First received: June 29, 2012
Last updated: July 22, 2012
Last verified: July 2012
The purpose of this studyis to assess the feasibility and safety of novel designed two-piece nasogastric tube.

Condition Intervention Phase
Mouth Neoplasms
Device: two-piece nasogastric tube
Early Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Official Title: The Feasibility Study of Dual-Section Nasogastric Tube in Dysphagia Patients

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Further study details as provided by Tsung Ju Wu, Changhua Christian Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Number of Participants with Adverse Events [ Time Frame: participants will be followed for the duration of hospital stay, an expected average of 1 weeks ]
    monitor the adverse events like pressure sore, numbers of self-extubation, dislocation of tube, or other unpredictable events.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • satisfaction of Dual-Section Nasogastric Tube [ Time Frame: participants will be followed for the duration of hospital stay, an expected average of 1 weeks ]
    using Likert scale for overall satisfaction

Enrollment: 10
Study Start Date: May 2012
Study Completion Date: June 2012
Primary Completion Date: June 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Device: two-piece nasogastric tube
    one week period

Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • dysphagia
  • mouth neoplasms
  • stroke
  • already use conventional nasogastric tube for at least 2 weeks

Exclusion Criteria:

  • unconsciousness patient
  • unstable medical condition with needs of closely medical care
  • unable to fill in inform consent
  • the fixed length was less than 50 or more than 60 centimeter when using conventional nasogastric tube
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Responsible Party: Tsung Ju Wu, M.D., Changhua Christian Hospital Identifier: NCT01649349     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 110807
TW201010751 ( Registry Identifier: DUAL-SECTION NASOGASTRIC TUBE )
Study First Received: June 29, 2012
Last Updated: July 22, 2012

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Mouth Neoplasms
Head and Neck Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Mouth Diseases
Stomatognathic Diseases processed this record on May 25, 2017