Condition category
Infections and Infestations
Date applied
07/02/2006
Date assigned
24/02/2006
Last edited
24/02/2006
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Dr Shahla Siddiqui

ORCID ID

Contact details

Deparement of Anaesthesia
Aga Khan University
Karachi
-
Pakistan
+92 (0)110221 4864631
shahla.siddiqui@aku.edu

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N/A

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Swan study

Study hypothesis

Null hypothesis - placing a PA catheter improves outcome and length of stay. We wish to disprove the null hypothesis by doing the study.

Ethics approval

Ethical approval not required

Study design

This was a prospective, controlled study

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Other

Trial setting

Hospitals

Trial type

Diagnostic

Patient information sheet

Condition

Sepsis

Intervention

Patients with PA catheters were compared to matching ones without PA catheters

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Death or discharge

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/07/2005

Overall trial end date

01/10/2005

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

All patients requiring pulmonary artery catheters in the ICU

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

14

Participant exclusion criteria

All paediatric patients

Recruitment start date

01/07/2005

Recruitment end date

01/10/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

Pakistan

Trial participating centre

Deparement of Anaesthesia
Karachi
-
Pakistan

Sponsor information

Organisation

Aga Khan University (Pakistan)

Sponsor details

Stadium road
Karachi
-
Pakistan
+92 (0)110221 4864631
shahla.siddiqui@aku.edu

Sponsor type

University/education

Website

Funders

Funder type

Not defined

Funder name

Aga Khan University

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes