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Continuous Postoperative Pulse Oximetry in Patients Presenting for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01189565
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 26, 2010
Last Update Posted : May 22, 2013
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Medical University of South Carolina

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the incidence of low levels of oxygen as determined by standard pulse oximetry monitor in patients who have had total hip or knee replacement/revision.

Condition or disease
Total Knee Replacement

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 150 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Continuous Postoperative Pulse Oximetry in Patients Presenting for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement
Study Start Date : March 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : March 2011

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MedlinePlus related topics: Knee Replacement

Group/Cohort
Joint Replacement Patients




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Ages Eligible for Study:   19 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Joint Replacement
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients undergoing knee replacement or hip replacement/revision

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients requiring mechanical ventilation after surgery
  • Patients with hemoglobinopathy that cause inaccurate pulse oximetry

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01189565


Locations
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United States, South Carolina
MUSC
Charleston, South Carolina, United States, 29425
Sponsors and Collaborators
Medical University of South Carolina
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: Matthew D McEvoy, M.D. Medical University of South Carolina

Publications:
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Responsible Party: Matthew D. McEvoy, MUSC
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01189565    
Other Study ID Numbers: HR-19772
First Posted: August 26, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 22, 2013
Last Verified: August 2010
Keywords provided by Medical University of South Carolina:
Total Hip Replacement/Revision