Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest: Trial Assessing the Survival Impact of Phone Advice

2016-10-18 02:08:21 | BioPortfolio


Medical call center have no phone advice protocol within out of hospital cardiac arrest in France. The purpose of the present study is to compare a group of patients with protocol phone advice delivered by the dispatchers ("CONTARM" group) versus usual phone advice ( "CONTHAB" group). Comparison will be performed on survival to seven days. The hypothesis is that CONTARM group has an higher survival at seven days. A second goal is to measure the survival to 15 and 30 days. The trial is randomized, controlled and will include 2600 patients. The patients will be enrolled in 19 hospitals in France.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Treatment


Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest


Protocol phone advice, Usual phone advice


CHU Angers


Not yet recruiting


Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Besancon

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-10-18T02:08:21-0400

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