Testing of the Apnea Prevention Device
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Conditions||respiratory depression, elective surgery|
|Treatments||verbal prompt, skin stimulus|
|Phase||phase 1/phase 2|
|Sponsor||Oregon Health and Science University|
|Start date||March 2009|
|End date||December 2009|
|Trial size||35 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT00875134, 10-06-54|
This study is designed to test the ability of a computer-based algorithm to detect and intervene in cases of narcotic-induced respiratory depression.
|Endpoint classification||efficacy study|
|Intervention model||single group assignment|
Patient receives either or both a verbal stimulus or cutaneous stimulus
Efficacy in treating respiratory depression
time frame: seconds after desaturation
Male or female participants at least 21 years old.
- Elective surgical patients
- Refusal to consent to study
|Official title||Testing of the Apnea Prevention Device|
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