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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Heart; Dysfunction Postoperative, Cardiac Surgery
and you are
between 20 and 85
years old
The phase for this study is not defined.
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The purpose

Non-invasive mechanical ventilation (NIV) has been used in hypoxic post-operative cardiac patients but more studies are necessary to clarify its respiratory and hemodynamic effects. Therefore, the investigators objective was to study its effects in the oxygenation index (PaO2/FiO2) and in hemodynamic variables in this group of patients.

Provided treatments

  • Device: VPAP II®

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT01457898. The sponsor of the trial is Irmandade Santa Casa de Misericórdia de Porto Alegre and it is looking for 42 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Effects of Non-invasive Mechanical Ventilation on Hemodynamics and Gas Exchanges Parameters After Cardiac Surgery in Patients With Relative Hypoxemia