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To evaluate and compare the effect of immunoadsorption effect of A-V ECMO on course of sepsis weaning from inotropes, weaning from the ventilator, duration of ICU stays and effect on mortality rate in patients with septic shock and respiratory failure due to ARDS followed severe lung contusion.

Clinical Trial Description

100 patients with respiratory failure without improvement after 10 days ventilation due to development of VAP with ARDS, had >2 SOFA score and >6 CPIS score included in two groups 50 patients in each. Only patients of group B put on A-V ECMO while patients of group A continue on traditional way of management. Improvement of ARDS &VAP, weaning from ventilation, duration of ICU stays, improvement of one/all parameters of both SOFA and CPIS scores, morbidity and mortality recorded and compared within 14 days. ;

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NCT number NCT04555798
Study type Interventional
Source King Abdul Aziz Specialist Hospital
Status Completed
Phase Phase 1/Phase 2
Start date February 1, 2022
Completion date February 1, 2022