Improved ICU Outcomes With Protocolized Management of Analgesia, Sedation and Delirium

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital Identifier:
First received: July 23, 2007
Last updated: NA
Last verified: July 2007
History: No changes posted

To assess pain, agitation, and delirium experienced by critically ill patients daily and evaluate the impact of a protocol; to compare the incidence of coma and delirium, length of stay, mortality and costs of care between pre- and post-protocol groups.

Condition Intervention
Critical Care
Other: protocol

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Official Title: Comparison of no Protocol vs Protocolized Approach to Pain, Sedation and Delirium Management in the ICU

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Further study details as provided by Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital:

Enrollment: 1214
Study Start Date: August 2003
Study Completion Date: November 2005
Intervention Details:
    Other: protocol
    management protocols of non-pharmacological strategies and individualized titration of analgesics, sedatives, and anti-psychotics based on observed scores to manage sedation, analgesia and delirium.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All adult patients admitted to ICU

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Repeat admission within the same hospitalisation; moribund patients
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00506649

Canada, Quebec
Hopital Maisonneuve Rosemont
Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H1T 2M4
Sponsors and Collaborators
Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital
Principal Investigator: Yoanna Skrobik, MD FRCP(c) Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00506649     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 007
Study First Received: July 23, 2007
Last Updated: July 23, 2007
Health Authority: Canada':'Ethics Review Committee'

Keywords provided by Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms
Delirium, Dementia, Amnestic, Cognitive Disorders
Mental Disorders processed this record on April 22, 2014