This trial is active, not recruiting.

Conditions icu ill patients, enteral nutrition feeding
Sponsor Taipei Medical University WanFang Hospital
Start date September 2010
End date March 2011
Trial size 100 participants
Trial identifier NCT01277393, 99058


This study is to find out care of critically ill patients enteral nutrition guidelines for the implementation of the effectiveness of the intervention.

United States No locations recruiting
Other countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Observational model case-only
Time perspective prospective

Eligibility Criteria

Male or female participants at least 18 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: - ICU patients elder than 18 years of age - (APACHE II) score > 15 - Patients expected to remain in ICU for more than 2 days Exclusion Criteria: - Patients that have consented to a Do-Not-Resuscitate document - Patients not expected survive more than 2 days - Patients that have returned to ICU due to their condition worsening after previously leaving ICU - Patients that have transferred from ICU of other hospitals.

Additional Information

Official title Care of Critically Ill Patients Enteral Nutrition Guidelines for the Implementation of the Effectiveness of the Intervention
Principal investigator Chin-Feng Huang
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in January 2011.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by Taipei Medical University WanFang Hospital.