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Feeding After Neonate Surgery Review

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00229866
Recruitment Status : Terminated (sufficient data gathered for study conclusion)
First Posted : September 30, 2005
Last Update Posted : July 6, 2011
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Brief Summary:
The purpose is to determine what factors, if any, lead to delayed feeding, discharge with a NG tube, G-tube placement or Nissen fundoplication.

Condition or disease
Congenital Disorders

Detailed Description:

The purpose is to determine what factors, if any, lead to delayed feeding, discharge with a NG tube, G-tube placement or Nissen fundoplication. Will review the newborn database (Lumedx as most interested in those children who have never been fed prior to their cardiac surgery. The medical charts will be reviewed at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston Hospital. Approximately 90 charts will be reviewed for newborns undergoing surgery in the 2003 calendar year.

The factors that will be reviewed are pre-op feeding regimen, diagnosis, single vs two ventricle, open vs closed heart procedure, length of bypass, level of hypothermia, circulatory arrest, presence of TEE probe and post-op ventilation.


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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 90 participants
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Feeding After Neonatal Surgery Chart Review
Study Start Date : August 2005
Actual Study Completion Date : June 2006




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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Neonates who undergo cardiac surgery
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Neonates who undergo cardiac surgery

Exclusion Criteria:

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Locations
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United States, Georgia
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 30322
Sponsors and Collaborators
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: Brian Kogon, MD Emory University

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00229866     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 04-072
First Posted: September 30, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 6, 2011
Last Verified: July 2011
Keywords provided by Children's Healthcare of Atlanta:
newborn
pediatric health
Feeding difficulty
discharge with a NG tube
G-tube placement
Nissen fundoplication