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Clinical Audit on the Use of Upper Endoscopy in Assist University Children Hospital (CAOUOEUIAUCH)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03280784
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified September 2017 by Mahmoud Mohammed Osman Ali, Assiut University.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : September 13, 2017
Last Update Posted : September 13, 2017
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Assiut University
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Mahmoud Mohammed Osman Ali, Assiut University

Brief Summary:
this protocol aides to evaluate:( 1)whether upper gastrointestinal endoscopy (UGE) is used appropriately according to the Guideline on pediatric GI endoscopy [1] commissioned by the European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition(ESPGHAN) and the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy(ESGE). In our hospital setting and(2) whether there is any relationship between appropriateness of gastrointestinal endoscopy and the presence of lesions detected by endoscopy.

Condition or disease
Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Detailed Description:

gastrointestinal endoscopy is a safe and effective procedure. However,complications do exist and procedure-related costs are significant The rapid escalation of the cost of medical care, in the face of limited resources, is making the appropriateness of indications more and more essential to the rational utilization of such resources.Upper Gastrointestinal (UGI) endoscopy in the pediatric population has evolved during the last 30 years with an increasing number of diagnostic and therapeutic applications.

years with an increasing number of diagnostic and therapeutic Technological improvements and endoscopic devices have contributed to the evolution This prospective study is to determine whether upper gastrointestinal endoscopy is used appropriately in our hospital setting according to, the Guideline on pediatric GI endoscopy [1] commissioned by the European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition (ESPGHAN) and the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE). and whether the appropriateness of use Predicts the probability of detecting significant lesions by endoscopy

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 1 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Clinical Audit on the Use of Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy in Assiut University Children Hospital
Estimated Study Start Date : September 20, 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date : September 20, 2018
Estimated Study Completion Date : September 30, 2018

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. improve the use of upper gastrointestinal endoscopy in assiut university hospital of upper gastrointestinal endoscopy in assiut university children hospital [ Time Frame: One year ]

    appropriateness

    This prospective study is to determine whether upper gastrointestinal endoscopy is used appropriately in our hospital setting according to, the Guideline on pediatric GI endoscopy [1] commissioned by the European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition (ESPGHAN) and the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE). and whether the appropriateness of use Predicts the probability of detecting significant lesions by endoscopy




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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 18 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
children admitted at assiut university hospital for upper gastrointestinal endoscopy
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Weight loss,

failure to thrive

Unexplained anemia

Abdominal pain with suspicion of an organic disease

Dysphagia or odynophagia

Caustic ingestion

Recurrent vomiting exclusion criteria

patients with perforated viscous

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Responsible Party: Mahmoud Mohammed Osman Ali, principle investigator, Assiut University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03280784    
Other Study ID Numbers: AssiutU Pediatric hospital
First Posted: September 13, 2017    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 13, 2017
Last Verified: September 2017

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No