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Cognitive Changes After Fast-track Colon Surgery

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. Identifier: NCT01775202
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified January 2013 by Lene Krenk, Rigshospitalet, Denmark.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : January 24, 2013
Last Update Posted : January 24, 2013
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Lene Krenk, Rigshospitalet, Denmark

Brief Summary:
This descriptive study aims to evalaute in a retrospective way the incidence of cogntive changes postoperatively after fast-track colon surgery at Hvidovre Hospital. This survey is based on chart reviews.

Condition or disease
Cogntive Changes After Surgery

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 200 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Study Start Date : January 2013
Estimated Primary Completion Date : January 2014
Estimated Study Completion Date : June 2014

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. cognitive change postoperatively based on chart review [ Time Frame: during hospital stay (postoperative day 0-3) ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   60 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
elderly patients > 60 years, undergoing fast-track colon surgery at Hvidovre Hospital during 2010-2012.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • > 59 years
  • undergoing colon surgery at Hvidovre Hospital
  • surgery and perioperative care in a fast-track setting

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01775202

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Contact: Henrik Kehlet, Prof. MD 004535454074

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Dept. of abdominal surgery (colon section) Hvidovre Hospital Recruiting
Hvidovre, Denmark
Contact: Jens Andersen, MD   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Lene Krenk
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Responsible Party: Lene Krenk, MD, PhD, Rigshospitalet, Denmark Identifier: NCT01775202    
Other Study ID Numbers: H-3-2012-FSP69
First Posted: January 24, 2013    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 24, 2013
Last Verified: January 2013