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EURODEM

Start date:
Historic
End date:
April 2015
Co-ordinated by:
European Society for Emergency Medicine (EuSEM)

The European Dyspnoea survey in the Emergency departments

Aim

Epidemiologic description of patients presenting to the ED with shortness of breath as main complaint.

Trial Design

Prospective multicentre observational study

Local PI

Dr Matt Reed

Consultant, NRS Career Research Fellow & Honorary Reader in Emergency Medicine

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Intervention
1. Ambulatory Device, Rocket Pleural vent insertion
2. Standard Treatment, Aspiration +/- chest drain
Primary Outcome Measures
To assess whether use of an ambulatory device (Rocket Pleural Vent) and treatment strategy reduces hospital stay. Total length of stay in hospital up to 30 days post randomisation. Up to 30 days post randomisation.

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