Comparison of Manual Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Versus Automatic CPR Machine During Ambulance Transport.

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified October 2004 by National Taiwan University Hospital.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Taiwan University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00308815
First received: March 28, 2006
Last updated: NA
Last verified: October 2004
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

This is a randomized controlled prospective study which assigned patient to receive manual CPR or automatic CPR machine use. The quality and efficacy between manual CPR and machine CPR will be evaluated.


Condition Intervention
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Device: Automatic CPR machine

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Single Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Comparison of Manual Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Versus Automatic CPR Machine on the CPR Performance for Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest During Ambulance Transport.

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Further study details as provided by National Taiwan University Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Quality of CPR

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • End-tidal CO2 on arrival at ER
  • Recovery of spontaneous circulation (ROSC) rate
  • Survival rate at 1hr, 24hr, and discharge from hospital

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: January 2005
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Non-traumatic out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patient in Taipei distric
  • Patients sent to National Taiwan University Hospital (NTUH) through Jhongsiao Emergency medical service (EMS) team

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Younger than 15 years old
  • Traumatic cardia arrest
  • Patients not sent to NTUH by Jhongsiao EMS team
  Contacts and Locations
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Locations
Taiwan
National Taiwan University Hospital Recruiting
Taipei, Taiwan, 10002
Contact: Wen-Chu Chiang, M.D.    886-2-23123456 ext 5632    drchiang@ha.mc.ntu.edu.tw   
Principal Investigator: Wen-Chu Chiang, M.D.         
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Taiwan University Hospital
Investigators
Study Director: Wen-Chu Chiang, M.D. National Taiwan University Hospital
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00308815     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 9361701098
Study First Received: March 28, 2006
Last Updated: March 28, 2006
Health Authority: Taiwan: Department of Health

Keywords provided by National Taiwan University Hospital:
Resuscitation
Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
cardiac arrest
CPR

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Heart Arrest
Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases

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