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The Association Between Preoperative CPEX and Postoperative Morbidity Following Oesophagectomy


Open to: All Genders

Age: All

Medical Conditions

Oesophageal Cancer

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A retrospective hospital-based cohort study of the association between preoperative cardiopulmonary exercise test (CPEX) variables and short-term postoperative morbidity following oesophagectomy.

Start dates may differ between countries and research sites. The research team are responsible for keeping the information up-to-date.  

The recruitment start and end dates are as follows:

Jul 2017

Oct 2017


Intervention Type : Diagnostic Test
Intervention Description : Aerobic fitness measured using a cycle ergometer and metabolic cart

You can take part if:

Inclusion Criteria: i. male and female ii. underwent an oesophagectomy iii. completed a pre-operative CPEX test Exclusion Criteria: i. patients that were unable to complete a full CPEX test ii. emergency or palliative surgery iii. pharyngolaryngo-oesophagectomy iv. oesophagectomy and gastrectomy

You may not be able to take part if:

This is in the inclusion criteria above

Below are the locations for where you can take part in the trial. Please note that not all sites may be open.

  • Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
    NR4 7UY

The study is sponsored by University of East Anglia

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