Cognitive Changes After Fast-track Colon Surgery

This study is currently recruiting participants.
Verified January 2013 by Rigshospitalet, Denmark
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Lene Krenk, Rigshospitalet, Denmark Identifier:
First received: January 22, 2013
Last updated: January 23, 2013
Last verified: January 2013

This descriptive study aims to evalaute in a retrospective way the incidence of cogntive changes postoperatively after fast-track colon surgery at Hvidovre Hospital. This survey is based on chart reviews.

Cogntive Changes After Surgery

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective

Further study details as provided by Rigshospitalet, Denmark:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • cognitive change postoperatively based on chart review [ Time Frame: during hospital stay (postoperative day 0-3) ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: January 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: January 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   60 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

elderly patients > 60 years, undergoing fast-track colon surgery at Hvidovre Hospital during 2010-2012.


Inclusion Criteria:

  • > 59 years
  • undergoing colon surgery at Hvidovre Hospital
  • surgery and perioperative care in a fast-track setting

Exclusion Criteria:

  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01775202

Contact: Henrik Kehlet, Prof. MD 004535454074

Dept. of abdominal surgery (colon section) Hvidovre Hospital Recruiting
Hvidovre, Denmark
Contact: Jens Andersen, MD   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Lene Krenk
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Lene Krenk, MD, PhD, Rigshospitalet, Denmark Identifier: NCT01775202     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: H-3-2012-FSP69
Study First Received: January 22, 2013
Last Updated: January 23, 2013
Health Authority: Denmark: Danish Dataprotection Agency processed this record on April 15, 2014