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Audit of the Response Time of the Anaesthetic and Surgical Techniques for Crash Caesarean Section (Crash)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02314078
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 10, 2014
Last Update Posted : December 10, 2014
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
KK Women's and Children's Hospital

Brief Summary:
A decision-to-delivery interval of 30 minutes for category-1 Caesarean section deliveries is the standard of practice recommended by clinical guidelines.

Condition or disease
Pregnancy Anaesthesia

Detailed Description:
Our institution established a protocol for category-1 ('crash') CS to expedite deliveries. This retrospective audit evaluated all women who underwent category-1 CS in KK Women's and Children's Hospital from 2010 to 2013.

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 390 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Audit of the Response Time of the Anaesthetic and Surgical Techniques for Crash Caesarean Section
Study Start Date : January 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2013
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2013

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MedlinePlus related topics: Cesarean Section




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Decision to delivery interval [ Time Frame: 1 hour ]
    Decision for Caesarean section to delivery of foetus


Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. General anaesthesia [ Time Frame: 1 hour ]
    Rate of general anaesthesia

  2. Neonatal outcome [ Time Frame: 1 hour ]
    APGAR score and cord pH



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Ages Eligible for Study:   21 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Women who underwent category one Caesarean section between 2010 to 2013 at KK Women's and Children's Hospital, Singapore.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Category One Caesarean Section at KK Women's and Children's Hospital, Singapore between 2010 to 2013.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • No specific exclusion criteria, retrospective audit

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02314078


Locations
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Singapore
KK Women's and Children's Hospital
Singapore, Singapore, 229899
Sponsors and Collaborators
KK Women's and Children's Hospital
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: Ban L Sng, FANZCA KK Women's and Children's Hospital

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Responsible Party: KK Women's and Children's Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02314078     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2013/1043/D
First Posted: December 10, 2014    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 10, 2014
Last Verified: December 2014

Keywords provided by KK Women's and Children's Hospital:
Caesarean section
Emergency
Anaesthesia

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Anesthetics
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs