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Observational Study of the Incidence of Pressure Ulcers on the Help Support of Prevention of Bedsores POLYAIR®

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02901470
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 15, 2016
Last Update Posted : January 14, 2019
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nīmes

Brief Summary:
The support of help to the prevention of sores include a big diversity of devices. The clinical experiment of these support comes up against the problem of the large number of factors participants in the genesis of bedsores. Nevertheless, it seems to be interesting to estimate the incidence of bedsores in these supports, with control of other factors

Condition or disease
Pressure Ulcer

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 60 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Actual Study Start Date : February 11, 2015
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 31, 2017
Actual Study Completion Date : October 31, 2017

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MedlinePlus related topics: Pressure Sores




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Incidence of sores in ischiatic zone [ Time Frame: 30 days ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 98 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Persons who are hospitalized in CHU of Nîmes with high risk of sores (Norton <9)
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Norton Index <9,
  • No sores in ischiatic zone,
  • Sitting position not less than 2 hours per day

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Sores in ischiatic zone,
  • Sitting position >2 hours per day

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Locations
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France
CHU Nîmes
Nîmes, Gard, France, 30000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nīmes

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Responsible Party: Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nīmes
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02901470     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Local/2015/EV-02
First Posted: September 15, 2016    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 14, 2019
Last Verified: January 2019
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Pressure Ulcer
Skin Ulcer
Skin Diseases