A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Video Decision Aid in the ICU
Conditions
Admission to the ICU With Life-threatening Advanced Illness Including Advanced Heart Disease, Kidney Disease, Lung Disease, Gastrointestinal Disease and Cancer.
Conditions: official terms
Digestive System Diseases - Gastrointestinal Diseases - Kidney Diseases - Lung Diseases
Conditions: Keywords
ICU
Study Type
Interventional
Study Phase
N/A
Study Design
Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Intervention
Name: video decision aid
Type: Behavioral
Overall Status
Not yet recruiting
Summary
Randomized Controlled Trial of a Video Decision Aid in the ICU in surrogates of admitted patients.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: No
Maximum Age: N/A
Minimum Age: 21 Years
Gender: Both
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- Age 65 or older Patient does not have the capacity to make decisions Patient admitted to the ICU with life threatening illness including advanced heart, renal, lung, gastrointestinal and oncologic disease Patient has English speaking representative to make decisions on his/her behalf Patient critically ill and unlikely to survive to hospital discharge

Exclusion Criteria:

- Patients who are imminently dying and admitted to the ICU are excluded Wards if the state
Locations
Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, California, United States
Status: Not yet recruiting
Contact: Jonas Green
BMC
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Status: Not yet recruiting
Contact: Michael Paasche-Orlow
MGH
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Status: Not yet recruiting
Contact: Angelo Volandes
Start Date
January 2013
Sponsors
Massachusetts General Hospital
Source
Massachusetts General Hospital
Record processing date
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this data on July 28, 2015
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