Resting Metabolic Rate in Chronic Bed-Ridden Patients (RMR)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified February 2010 by Reuth Medical Center.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Reuth Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01069380
First received: February 15, 2010
Last updated: February 16, 2010
Last verified: February 2010
  Purpose

Research objective: to measure resting metabolic rate (REE) in long term, bed ridden, chronically ill patients and to compare their measured energy needs to standard REE equations


Condition
Chronic Immobile Patients

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Resting Metabolic Rate in Chronic Bed-Ridden Patients

Further study details as provided by Reuth Medical Center:

Estimated Enrollment: 70
Study Start Date: February 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date: August 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:

Are standard REE equations suitable for estimating resting metabolic rate in long term, bed ridden, chronically ill patients?

Research objective: to measure resting metabolic rate (REE) in long term, bed ridden, chronically ill patients and to compare their measured energy needs to standard REE equations

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

chronically bed ridden patients for at least 1 year, hospitaqlized in REUTH MEDICAL CENTER

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age (years): 18-30, 31-60, 61-74, 75-100
  • Confinement to bed at least for a year

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Mechanical ventilation
  • Tracheostomy
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01069380

Contacts
Contact: Avraham AL Lazary, MD 972 3 6383674 lazary@reuth.org.il

Locations
Israel
Reuth Medical Center Recruiting
Tel Aviv, Israel
Principal Investigator: Avraham AL Lazary, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Anat AD Dimentmen, BSc, MHA         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Reuth Medical Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Avraham AL Lazary, MD Reuth Medical Center
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Avraham Lazary, MD, Reuth Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01069380     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2010-4
Study First Received: February 15, 2010
Last Updated: February 16, 2010
Health Authority: Israel: Ministry of Health

Keywords provided by Reuth Medical Center:
resting metabolic rate
bed ridden, vegetative
low conscious
minimal conscious state
immobilized
resting energy expenditure

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on October 22, 2014