Subcutaneous Electrical Stimulation in the Prevention of Postoperative Ileus
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Sponsor||Hospital General Universitario Elche|
|Start date||March 2015|
|End date||March 2015|
|Trial size||500 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT02399605, Cirugia1|
Assess whether the application of electrical stimulation in patients undergoing subcutaneous colon cancer in a Multimodal Rehabilitation Program (Fast track) decreases the incidence of postoperative ileus, improving the results of morbidity and mortality, hospitalization and health care costs.
|Endpoint classification||efficacy study|
|Intervention model||parallel assignment|
No intervention, group control.
Subcutaneous Electrical Intervention
Time to first flatus
time frame: Participants will be followed for the duration of hospital stay, an expected average of 5 days
Male or female participants at least 18 years old.
Inclusion Criteria: - Patients undergoing colorectal surgery. - Signing informed consent. Exclusion Criteria: - Patients with no oral nutrition (dysphagia, esophageal stricture, pyloric stenosis) - Patients with contraindications for electrical stimulation. - Psychiatric Disorders - HIV - Pregnant or breastfeeding - intestinal obstruction - uncontrolled infection - ASA IV - No acceptance or failure to follow protocol multimodal rehabilitation.
|Official title||Subcutaneous Electrical Stimulation in the Prevention of Postoperative Ileus in Colorectal Surgery|
|Principal investigator||Pedro Moya, PhD|
|Description||Prospective randomized study on the application of subcutaneous abdominal electrical stimulation in the postoperative of colonic surgery and its relationship with the appearance of postoperative ileus.|
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