Limited Long Term Survival in Patients After In-hospital Intestinal Failure Requiring Total Parenteral Nutrition
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02189993|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 15, 2014
Last Update Posted : July 17, 2014
The purpose of this study is to determine what the long term survival is after in hospital use of total parenteral nutrition due to intestinal failure.
Earlier studies only followed patients for a maximum of 6 months or included only very specific patients. We were interested in all patients in our hospital and followed them for up to 2 years.
|Condition or disease|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||437 participants|
|Official Title:||Limited Long Term Survival in Patients After In-hospital Intestinal Failure Requiring Total Parenteral Nutrition|
|Study Start Date :||January 2010|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||April 2012|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||October 2013|
Total Parenteral Nutrition Use
The cohort investigated consisted of patients with intestinal failure requiring total parenteral nutrition use.
- All cause mortality [ Time Frame: Up to 1427 days ]
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02189993
|Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Small Bowel Unit, VU University Medical Center|
|Principal Investigator:||Leendert Oterdoom, MD PhD||VUMC|