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Modified Mallampati Scoring Technique for Airway Assessment (mod mallampati)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03443947
Recruitment Status : Not yet recruiting
First Posted : February 23, 2018
Last Update Posted : February 23, 2018
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
AlRefaey Kandeel, Mansoura University

Brief Summary:
comparing a new technique for airway assessment using tongue depressor versus conventional mallampati scoring system. Using tongue depressor to improve airway score is suggested to increase reliability of airway assessment model

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Intubation;Difficult Device: Tongue depressor group Procedure: control group Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 100 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: Modified Mallampati Scoring Technique for Airway Assessment
Estimated Study Start Date : March 1, 2018
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 31, 2018
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 31, 2018

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: D group Device: Tongue depressor group
using a tongue depressor to assess airway score without tongue protrusion

Procedure: control group
airway assessment after tongue protrusion




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. assessment of airway difficulty [ Time Frame: before intubation ]
    correlation between airway score and view during laryngoscopy



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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 45 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • all patients scheduled for elective surgery

Exclusion Criteria:

  • known difficult airway trismus cases maxillofacial anomalies

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03443947


Locations
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Egypt
Mansoura university
Al Manşūrah, Dkahleya, Egypt
Gastroenterology center Not yet recruiting
Mansourah, Egypt, 35516
Contact: Amr M Yassen, professor       amryassen@hotmail.com   
Sponsors and Collaborators
AlRefaey Kandeel

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Responsible Party: AlRefaey Kandeel, lecturer, Mansoura University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03443947     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Dr Waleed 1
First Posted: February 23, 2018    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 23, 2018
Last Verified: February 2018
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Undecided

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