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Ultrasound-guidance for Intraosseous Access During Earthquake

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03491787
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 9, 2018
Last Update Posted : April 9, 2018
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Emiliano Petrucci, San Salvatore Hospital of L'Aquila

Brief Summary:
The aim of this field report is to describe as the use ultrasound guidance can facilitate the insertion of intraosseous access, during the resuscitation, in the victims of out-of hospital traumatic cardiac arrest

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Cardiac Arrest Due to Trauma (Disorder) Device: Ultrasound guidance

Detailed Description:
The aim of this field report is to describe as the use ultrasound guidance can facilitate the insertion of intraosseous access, decreasing the time for drug administration and providing some benefits during the resuscitation, in the victims of out-of hospital traumatic cardiac arrest.

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 31 participants
Observational Model: Case-Control
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Ultrasound-guidance for Intraosseous Access Could Provide Benefits for Resuscitation in Out-of-hospital Traumatic Cardiac Arrest: a Field Report During Earthquake on Amatrice (Italy), August 24, 2016
Actual Study Start Date : September 26, 2016
Actual Primary Completion Date : November 2016
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2016

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Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Ultrasound guidance
The ultrasound guidance was used to establish intraosseous access
Device: Ultrasound guidance
The ultrasound guidance was used to obtain intraosseous access

Not ultrasound guidance
The ultrasound guidance was not used to obtain intraosseous access



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Intraosseus access [ Time Frame: up to 10 minutes ]
    The time used to esteblish the intraosseus access


Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Return of spontaneous circulation [ Time Frame: up to 1 hour ]
    The time to obtain the return of spontaneous circulation



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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
People under the rubble, after the earthquake
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • traumatic cardiac arrest

Exclusion Criteria:

  • non traumatic cardiac arrest
  • beheading
  • post-mortem hypostasis
  • carbonized bodies
  • dismembered bodies

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Responsible Party: Emiliano Petrucci, Medical Doctor of Anesthesia and Intensive Care Unit, San Salvatore Hospital of L'Aquila
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03491787    
Other Study ID Numbers: 05/01/2017, n.12
First Posted: April 9, 2018    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 9, 2018
Last Verified: April 2018

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: Yes
Product Manufactured in and Exported from the U.S.: No
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Heart Arrest
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases