Recruitment

Recruitment Status
Completed

Inclusion Criterias

candidate to elective abdominal surgery
ability to perform all evaluations and training
hospitalized malnourished patients (BMI ≤ 20 Kg/m2, loss of body weight ≥ 10% unintentional, or serum albumin <3.5 g/dL)
candidate to elective abdominal surgery
ability to perform all evaluations and training
hospitalized malnourished patients (BMI ≤ 20 Kg/m2, loss of body weight ≥ 10% unintentional, or serum albumin <3.5 g/dL)

Exclusion Criterias

previous respiratory disease
reoperation
necessity of over than 48h of mechanical ventilation
previous respiratory disease
reoperation
necessity of over than 48h of mechanical ventilation

Summary

Conditions
  • Surgery
  • Undernutrition
Type
Interventional
Design
  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
  • Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
  • Primary Purpose: Prevention

Participation Requirements

Age
Between 18 years and 125 years
Gender
Both males and females

Inclusion Criterias

candidate to elective abdominal surgery
ability to perform all evaluations and training
hospitalized malnourished patients (BMI ≤ 20 Kg/m2, loss of body weight ≥ 10% unintentional, or serum albumin <3.5 g/dL)
candidate to elective abdominal surgery
ability to perform all evaluations and training
hospitalized malnourished patients (BMI ≤ 20 Kg/m2, loss of body weight ≥ 10% unintentional, or serum albumin <3.5 g/dL)

Exclusion Criterias

previous respiratory disease
reoperation
necessity of over than 48h of mechanical ventilation
previous respiratory disease
reoperation
necessity of over than 48h of mechanical ventilation

Locations

Sao Paulo, 05403-000
Sao Paulo, 05403-000

Tracking Information

NCT #
NCT02200198
Collaborators
Not Provided
Investigators
Study Director: Celso RF Carvalho, PhD University of Sao Paulo