Retrospective Study in Patients Who Have Had a Difficult Intubation.
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02576756|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 15, 2015
Last Update Posted : August 17, 2016
|Condition or disease|
A difficult intubation is defined as an intubation in which more than a laryngoscope was needed.
Afterwards patient data retrieved from the Clinical Work Station: age, type of operation and time, date, type of anaesthesia, de tools needed for intubation, time needed for intubation and anaesthesia.
In the Clinical Work Station of the Hospital the investigator will search for the following data in these selected patients: preoperative comorbidities, home medication, type of postoperative pulmonary problems and the treatment that was given, time of hospital stay and which department the patient stayed.
Patients with a difficult intubation will be linked to a patient with a corresponding medical history and type of operation but without a difficult intubation. The investigator will look for the same parameters of these patients in the Clinical Work Station.
By means of an odds-ratio the relative risk of a pulmonary complication after a difficult intubation in connection with an easy intubation with different variables can be calculated.
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||1000 participants|
|Observational Model:||Case Control|
|Official Title:||Retrospective Study of the Risk of Aspiration and Postoperative Pulmonary Problems in Patients Who Have Had a Difficult Intubation.|
|Study Start Date :||October 2015|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||June 2016|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||June 2016|
with difficult intubation
without difficult intubation
- Relative risk for postoperative pulmonary incidents [ Time Frame: 6 months ]number of participants with Relative risk
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02576756
|Principal Investigator:||Josia B Glissenaar, Med student||Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel|
|Study Chair:||Jan Poelaert, PhD MED||Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel|