This trial is active, not recruiting.

Condition hip fracture
Phase phase 4
Sponsor Hvidovre University Hospital
Start date September 2002
End date June 2005
Trial size 300 participants
Trial identifier NCT00345488, HHSG-DT-01


The study examines time spent in the emergency room on admission of patients with hip fracture in a cohort with a traditional setup compared with a prospective cohort with a fast track admission schedule including nurse initiation of treatmnet, standardized analgesia, fluid and oxygen therapy and standardized logistics for x-ray and admission procedures.

United States No locations recruiting
Other countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Observational model defined population
Time perspective longitudinal

Eligibility Criteria

Male or female participants of any age.

Inclusion Criteria: - Admission with a primary hip fracture Exclusion Criteria: - None

Additional Information

Official title Fast Track ER Admittance of Hip Fracture Patients
Principal investigator Nicolai B Foss, MD
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in June 2006.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by Hvidovre University Hospital.