Septic Shock Clinical Decision Support for Septic Shock

Children's Hospital Colorado, Aurora, CO
Septic Shock+2 More ConditionsSeptic Shock Clinical Decision Support - Other
All Sexes

Study Summary

This trial will test a tool to help ER doctors predict septic shock in kids. The goal is to see if the tool leads to better care for sepsis patients.

Eligible Conditions
  • Septic Shock
  • Emergency
  • Sepsis

Treatment Effectiveness

Phase-Based Effectiveness

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 1 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Up to 24 hours after Emergency Department arrival

Day 30
30-Day In-Hospital Mortality
Hour 24
Number of Patients Receiving Guideline-Concordant Septic Shock Care
Number of Patients Receiving Intravenous Antibiotics during Emergency Department care
Number of Patients With Septic Shock
Time to Antibiotics

Trial Safety

Phase-Based Safety

1 of 3

Awards & Highlights

No Placebo Group
All patients enrolled in this trial will receive the new treatment.

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Clinical Diagnosis Only
1 of 2
Septic Shock Clinical Decision Support
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

1345 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Septic Shock Clinical Decision Support · No Placebo Group · N/A

Septic Shock Clinical Decision Support
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Septic Shock Clinical Decision Support · Intervention Types: Other
Clinical Diagnosis Only
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Clinical Diagnosis Only · Intervention Types: Other

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: up to 24 hours after emergency department arrival

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of Colorado, DenverLead Sponsor
1,644 Previous Clinical Trials
1,659,696 Total Patients Enrolled
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)FED
377 Previous Clinical Trials
7,038,357 Total Patients Enrolled
Halden F Scott, MD, MSCSPrincipal InvestigatorUniversity of Colorado, Denver

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 2 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
The clinical trial is only available at Children's Hospital Colorado Emergency Care sites.
All healthcare providers (doctors, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants) working at Children's Hospital Colorado Emergency Care sites are eligible to participate.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is enrollment in this trial still a possibility for prospective participants?

"According to the data sourced from, this trial is actively seeking enrollees with a first posting date of March 16th 2022 and an updated post on March 17th 2022." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

What is the maximum cohort size for this medical study?

"Affirmative. demonstrates that this clinical trial is presently recruiting participants, having been advertised on March 16th 2022 and last modified a day later. Three hundred thousand individuals are required to be enlisted from one medical centre." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
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