Ventilator-associated Pneumonia (VAP) and Humidification System

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified January 2012 by Hospital Sao Domingos.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
José Raimundo Araujo de Azevedo, Hospital Sao Domingos
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01546974
First received: March 3, 2012
Last updated: March 6, 2012
Last verified: January 2012

March 3, 2012
March 6, 2012
November 2011
November 2013   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
VAP incidence [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
Same as current
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Duration of mechanical ventilation [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Same as current
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Ventilator-associated Pneumonia (VAP) and Humidification System
Prospective Analysis of the Incidence of Ventilator-associated Pneumonia Related to the Humidification System: Heat and Moisture Exchanger Versus Heated Humidification

The purpose of this study is to determine which humidification system is more effective in preventing pneumonia in mechanically ventilated patients. The study will compare a heat and moisture exchanger versus heated humidification.

Not Provided
Interventional
Phase 4
Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Ventilator-associated Pneumonia
  • Device: HME filter Twin Star 55, Drager Medical, Germany
  • Device: Heated humidification
  • Experimental: HME filter
    Intervention: Device: HME filter Twin Star 55, Drager Medical, Germany
  • Experimental: Heated humidificator MR 730 Fisher & Paykel
    Intervention: Device: Heated humidification
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Recruiting
306
February 2014
November 2013   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients expected to require mechanical ventilation for at least 48 hours

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients < 18 yo and pregnant
Both
18 Years and older
No
Contact: JOSE R AZEVEDO, MD 55 98 32168110 jrazevedo@elo.com.br
Brazil
 
NCT01546974
hsd2012, CEP026/2011
Yes
José Raimundo Araujo de Azevedo, Hospital Sao Domingos
Hospital Sao Domingos
Not Provided
Study Chair: JOSE R AZEVEDO, MD Director ICU
Hospital Sao Domingos
January 2012

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