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Early Diagnosis and Treatment Standardization of Delirium

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: NCT03199859
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 27, 2017
Last Update Posted : September 23, 2019
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Bong-Jin Hahm, Seoul National University Hospital

Brief Summary:
  1. Observe the characteristics of delirium patients, searching for early diagnostic methods or finding risk factors
  2. Design a guideline for delirium, diagnosis or treatment

Condition or disease

Detailed Description:

The study is consisted of two parts; First, observational study of gastric cancer patients admitted to hospital, diagnosing the presence of delirium or subsyndromal delirium and collecting patient data, including assessment, self-report surveys, and electronic medical records.

Second, Designing a guideline for treating delirium patients in Korea using the study data and reviewing other studies, guidelines.

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Study Type : Observational [Patient Registry]
Estimated Enrollment : 250 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Target Follow-Up Duration: 12 Months
Official Title: Early Diagnosis and Treatment Standardization of Delirium
Actual Study Start Date : May 17, 2016
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 31, 2018
Actual Study Completion Date : December 31, 2018

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Delirium

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Delirium Rating Scale-98 [ Time Frame: Till 1 year after surgery ]
    Delirium rating tool, score of 8 for subsyndromal delirium, 15 for delirium

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Functional assessment of cancer therapy - gastric cancer [ Time Frame: Till 1 year after surgery ]
    Quality of life measuring tool for gastric cancer

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients admitted to the gastric cancer department of general surgery at Seoul National University Hospital due for surgical resection were included.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Curable malignant gastric cancer

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Gastrointestinal stromal tumor
  • Uncurable cancer

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT03199859

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Korea, Republic of
Seoul National University Hospital
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 16801
Sponsors and Collaborators
Seoul National University Hospital

Additional Information:

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Responsible Party: Bong-Jin Hahm, Professor, Seoul National University Hospital Identifier: NCT03199859     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 072016105
First Posted: June 27, 2017    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 23, 2019
Last Verified: September 2019
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
Keywords provided by Bong-Jin Hahm, Seoul National University Hospital:
gastric cancer
subsyndromal delirium
quality of life
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms
Neurocognitive Disorders
Mental Disorders