Study of an Electronic Health Record-embedded Severe Sepsis Early Warning Alert
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02376842|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 3, 2015
Last Update Posted : November 17, 2015
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Severe Sepsis||Behavioral: Severe sepsis early warning best practice alert Behavioral: Standard care||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||1149 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Single (Care Provider)|
|Official Title:||Single-blind Randomized Trial of a Commercially Sold Electronic Health Record Based Severe Sepsis Early Warning Best Practice Alert.|
|Study Start Date :||November 2014|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||March 2015|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||March 2015|
Active Comparator: Severe sepsis early warning best practice alert
Patients in this arm will actively generate the alert.
Behavioral: Severe sepsis early warning best practice alert
Placebo Comparator: Standard care
This arm will be the current standard of care and will not generate the alert.
Behavioral: Standard care
- Percentage of patients with an antibiotic order within 3 hours of the alert [ Time Frame: 3 hours ]Time from when the alert fires until appropriate antibiotics are ordered will be measured via the electronic health record and a sample of cases will be verified by manual chart review.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02376842
|United States, California|
|Stanford, California, United States, 94305|