Australia and New Zealand Adult Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) Audit 2005

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Bayside Health
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00157144
First received: September 9, 2005
Last updated: March 6, 2014
Last verified: March 2014

September 9, 2005
March 6, 2014
October 2004
August 2006   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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Australia and New Zealand Adult Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) Audit 2005
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Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) is a means of artificially performing the function of the human lung and/or heart outside the body. Its use is escalating in a wide range of clinical settings in the adult population without evidence or guidelines to support this practice.

This study involves a nationwide questionnaire which has two components. The initial pilot survey will attempt to identify all institutions currently practicing ECMO or those intending to do so in the future, and are willing to participate in prospective data collection. The second phase will involve a monthly survey of these centres regarding the extent of ECMO use, practice details implemented, and outcome data.

It is hoped that the collection of this information will later assist in the development of guidelines for this expensive and presently unsubstantiated practice, together with the construction of appropriate training programs for staff.

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Observational
Time Perspective: Retrospective
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  • Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Adult
  • Respiratory Insufficiency
  • Shock, Cardiogenic
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Completed
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August 2006
August 2006   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients receiving ECMO in Australia and New Zealand
Both
16 Years and older
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Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Australia
 
NCT00157144
186/04
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Bayside Health
Bayside Health
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Principal Investigator: Vincent A Pellegrino, MBBS National Health and Medical Research Council, Australia
Bayside Health
March 2014

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