Evaluation of Hemodynamics and Amount of Blood Flowing Through the Kidneys by Measuring Some Physiological Substances in Blood and Urines
The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government.
Read our disclaimer for details.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01650103
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified November 2014 by Dr. Paolo Feltracco, Azienda Ospedaliera di Padova. Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : July 26, 2012
Last Update Posted : November 20, 2014
Azienda Ospedaliera di Padova
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dr. Paolo Feltracco, Azienda Ospedaliera di Padova
The purpose of this study is to verify any existing relationship between mixed oxygen saturation (from central venous catheter) and urinary sodium, potassium, chloride in determining the volemic state and renal perfusion of patients undergoing major surgical interventions.
Determination of mixed oxygen saturation in central venous blood (ScvO2) and three urinary electrolytes (sodium, potassium, chloride) [ Time Frame: During the stay of the patient in the operating room (in average 6 hours) and the eventual stay in the post-surgery intensive care unit (in average 1 day) ]
Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contacts provided below. For general information, Learn About Clinical Studies.
Layout table for eligibility information
Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 75 Years (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Patients undergoing major surgery.
thoracic-abdominal major surgical operations
placing of a central venous catheter and urinary catheter