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Fluid Management After Surgery in the Post-Anesthetic Care Unit (PACU)

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified July 2009 by Shaare Zedek Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : July 28, 2009
Last Update Posted : July 28, 2009
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Shaare Zedek Medical Center

Brief Summary:
The objective of the present study is to describe the current practice of postoperative fluid management in the Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) of the Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel.

Condition or disease

Detailed Description:
The aim of this study is to follow and present the current practice of fluid administration in the PACUof Shaare Zedek Medical Center for an extended period of time as a first step towards establishing guidelines for postoperative fluid management.

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 1000 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: The Practice of Fluid Management in the Post-anesthetic Care Unit (PACU) of Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Patients Undergoing Elective Surgery: an Observational Study
Study Start Date : September 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date : June 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2010

elective post surgery patients

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Adult patients (age > 18 yrs) after elective surgery

Inclusion Criteria:

  • age > 18 yrs
  • elective surgery

Exclusion Criteria:

  • massive intraoperative blood loss
  • non elective surgery
  • pregnant women
  • stay in the PACU < 15 minutes

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00947401

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Contact: Yaacov Gozal, MD 972-2-6555614

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Shaare Zedek Medical Center
Jerusalem, Israel, 91031
Contact: Yaacov Gozal, MD    972-2-6555614   
Sub-Investigator: Sarah Shapira, RN         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Shaare Zedek Medical Center
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Principal Investigator: Yaacov Gozal, MD Shaare Zedek Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Sarah Shapira, RN Shaare Zedek Medical Center
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Responsible Party: Yaacov Gozal, MD, Dept. of Anesthesiology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel Identifier: NCT00947401    
Other Study ID Numbers: 1234567
First Posted: July 28, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 28, 2009
Last Verified: July 2009
Keywords provided by Shaare Zedek Medical Center:
Surgery, elective
Post Anesthesia Care Unit
Fluid management