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Boston, Massachusetts 02118


Purpose:

The purpose of this study is to compare the efficacy of a computer-assisted ventilator weaning system (Drager Smartcare) to our current standard of care in the medical intensive care unit.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - Age greater than 18 years - Initiated on mechanical ventilation via endotracheal tube - Admitted to Medical Intensive Care Unit and Medical Intensive Care Unit Team (Harrison Avenue Campus, Menino Pavilion) - Requiring mechanical ventilation for more than 48 hours - Meets prespecified weaning criteria Exclusion Criteria: - Do Not Resuscitate/Do Not Intubate order - Pregnancy - Mechanical ventilation initiated at another hospital - Cardiac arrest for more than 5 minutes with poor neurologic prognosis - Tracheostomy


NCT ID:

NCT00606554


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Christine C Reardon, MD
Boston University


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

Boston, Massachusetts 02118
United States



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Site Status: N/A


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: March 16, 2018

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