Dyspnea | Basics in Acute Shortness of Breath EvaLuation (BASEL V) Study
Dyspnea research study
What is the primary objective of this study?
To improve the diagnostic and prognostic utility of various biomarkers, detailed patient's
history, physical examinations and technical devices in patients presenting with acute
Who is eligible to participate?
- chief complaint of dyspnea (not penetrating injury or trauma related)
- subjects must be at least 18 years of age
- patient is unable or unwilling to give informed consent
- patient on hemodialysis
Which medical condition, disease, disorder, syndrome, illness, or injury is researched?
Interventions can include giving participants drugs, medical devices, procedures, vaccines, and other products that are either investigational or already available or noninvasive approaches such as surveys, education, and interviews.
Research studies and clinical trials typically have two or more research arms. An arm is a group of people who receive the same treatment in the study.
Active, not recruiting
Start Date: April 2006
Completed Date: July 2019
Primary Outcome: Diagnostic accuracy for the diagnosis of heart failure
Study sponsors, principal investigator, and references
Lead Sponsor: University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
Collaborator: Swiss National Science Foundation