Cardiovascular Assessment Before and After Limb Amputation

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified May 2009 by HaEmek Medical Center, Israel.
Recruitment status was  Not yet recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
HaEmek Medical Center, Israel
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00907712
First received: May 18, 2009
Last updated: May 21, 2009
Last verified: May 2009
  Purpose

Vascular lower limb amputees have an increased morbidity and mortality. The aim of the study is to evaluate the hemodynamic changes after amputation and its relation to outcome.


Condition Intervention
Diagnostic Techniques, Cardiovascular
Other: cardiac echo examination

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic

Further study details as provided by HaEmek Medical Center, Israel:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • cardiovascular assessment [ Time Frame: week ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • complications [ Time Frame: month ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 20
Study Start Date: May 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date: May 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
No Intervention: cardiovascular
cardiac echo
Other: cardiac echo examination
cardiac echo examination - before and after the surgery

  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • all vascular or diabetic patients before leg amputation

Exclusion Criteria:

  • traumatic amputation
  • sepsis patient
  • urgent surgery
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00907712

Contacts
Contact: guy rubin, M.D 972-4-6494300 guy_ru@clalit.org.il

Locations
Israel
Haemek Medical Center Not yet recruiting
Afula, Israel
Contact: guy rubin, M.D    972-4-6494300    guy_ru@clalit.org.il   
Principal Investigator: guy rubin, M.D         
Sponsors and Collaborators
HaEmek Medical Center, Israel