Expired Study
This study is not currently recruiting Study Participants on ClinicalConnection.com. If you would like to find active studies please search for clinical trials.

St. Louis, Missouri 63110


Purpose:

The purpose of this study is to assess whether intensive case management interventions by a diabetes team, led by an endocrinologist and certified diabetes educator, can prevent <31 day readmission in previously identified high risk patients with diabetes.The procedures of the study will focus on managing the patient's diabetes and diabetes education while in the hospital, decreasing the patient's risk for hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia in the hospital, and assist in the patient's diabetes management plan for a safe discharge.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - Patients admitted with a diagnosis of diabetes, Patients with a previous history of Pharmacy Expert System (PES) alert, Enrollment in research must be within 24 hours of admission Exclusion Criteria: - Patients transferred from institutionalized care, Patients who already plan to move to institutionalized care, Patients with severe co-morbidities (e.g. terminal cancer), Patients admitted for surgery within 24 hours, Patients who are unwilling or unable to give written consent (e.g. dementia), Patients who are homeless, Patients previously admitted to the diabetes endocrine service


NCT ID:

NCT02230488


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Garry Tobin, MD
Washington University School of Medicine


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

St. Louis, Missouri 63110
United States



There is no listed contact information for this specific location.

Site Status: N/A


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: November 22, 2017

Modifications to this listing: Only selected fields are shown, please use the link below to view all information about this clinical trial.


Click to view Full Listing

This study is not currently recruiting Study Participants on ClinicalConnection.com. The form below is not enabled.