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Echocardiographic Evaluation in ARDS Patients

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. Know the risks and potential benefits of clinical studies and talk to your health care provider before participating. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT03920189
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : April 18, 2019
Last Update Posted : November 5, 2020
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Davide Chiumello, University of Milan

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to assess the left diastolic function at different levels of in patients affected by the acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS)

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Mechanical Ventilation Echocardiographic Ultrasound Diagnostic Test: echocariographic ultrasound

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 85 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Left Diastolic Function in ARDS Mechanically Ventilated Patients
Actual Study Start Date : September 1, 2018
Estimated Primary Completion Date : September 1, 2021
Estimated Study Completion Date : September 1, 2021

Intervention Details:
  • Diagnostic Test: echocariographic ultrasound
    left ventricular diastolic function description

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. echocardiographic ultrasound [ Time Frame: day 1 ]
    left ventricular dyastolic function

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
consecutive ARDS patients

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All patients aged 18 or older and with a recent (<48h) diagnosis of ARDS, undergoing invasive mechanical ventilation

Exclusion Criteria:

  • none

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT03920189

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ASST-Santi Paolo e Carlo, San Paolo Hospital Recruiting
Milan, Italy, 20142
Contact: Davide Chiumello    +390281844020   
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Milan
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Responsible Party: Davide Chiumello, Prof, University of Milan Identifier: NCT03920189    
Other Study ID Numbers: ARDS-ECHO
First Posted: April 18, 2019    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 5, 2020
Last Verified: November 2020
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
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Newborn
Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Adult
Acute Lung Injury
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Respiration Disorders
Infant, Premature, Diseases
Infant, Newborn, Diseases
Lung Injury