Cross-section Survey of Mechanical Ventilation and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in China
The characteristics and outcomes of a mixed group of critically ill patients who received mechanical ventilation are not known in China.
A 1 month Cross-section survey will be performed with the aim of describing the characteristics and outcomes of conventional mechanical ventilation and treatment of acute respiratory distress syndrome in intensive care units in China.
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
|Official Title:||Southeast Univerity|
|Study Start Date:||September 2012|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||December 2012|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||December 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
From September 1st 2010 to September 30th 2012, all mechanical patients admit to the ICUs will be enrolled. The demographic characteristics, diagnosis, formerly medical history, Ventilator indications, Ventilator data, other respiratory treatments, weaning outcome and 28 day mortality will be recorded.
|Contact: Ling Liu, MD.||email@example.com|
|Study Director:||Haibo Qiu, professor||southeast university|