Intervention for Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting+1 More Conditionsgastric point of care ultrasound - DiagnosticTest
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial will test if G-POCUS can help doctors decide when to feed & insert/remove tubes in patients who had colorectal/abdominal surgery.

Eligible Conditions
  • Post-operative Ileus
  • Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting

Treatment Effectiveness

Phase-Based Effectiveness

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 1 Secondary · Reporting Duration: post-operative day 1 until day of discharge

Day 1
Utility of G-POCUS as a clinical decision-making tool - quality of care metrics
Day 1
Utility of G-POCUS as a clinical decision-making tool - diet advancement

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

1 of 2
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

128 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Intervention · No Placebo Group · N/A

Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: gastric point of care ultrasound · Intervention Types: DiagnosticTest
ControlNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Control · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: post-operative day 1 until day of discharge

Who is running the clinical trial?

Thomas Jefferson UniversityLead Sponsor
416 Previous Clinical Trials
136,686 Total Patients Enrolled
2 Trials studying Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting
154 Patients Enrolled for Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting
Benjamin Phillips, MDPrincipal InvestigatorThomas Jefferson University
1 Previous Clinical Trials
224 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is enrollment in this trial open to volunteers at the present time?

"Per, this experiment is currently seeking participants with the initial posting on April 1st and most recent update occuring a week later on April 6th." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

What is the scope of the study population for this clinical trial?

"Affirmative. The website indicates that the trial is actively searching for participants, with a listing posted on April 1st 2023 and last updated 6 days later. A total of 128 patients are needed from one centre to complete the study." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.