Short title of the study: TANGO-telephone assisted CPR Print this page Print   
Registration Data Set
1a. Primary Register
Karolinska University Hospital
1b. Primary Trial ID #
CT20080012
2. Date of Registration in Primary Register
2008-12-22
3. Secondary ID#s (if applicable)
4. Source(s) of Monetary or Material Support
SOS Alarm AB
Hjärt-lung fonden
5. Primary Sponsor
Leif Svensson, Stockholm prehospital Centre
6. Secondary Sponsor(s)
Mårten Rosenqvist
Maaret Castren
7. Contact for Public Queries
Name: Katarina Bohm
Affiliation/Position: PhD Student
Email: katarina.bohm@sodersjukhuset.se
Telephone number: +46707362988
Address: Sjukhusbacken 10
Södersjukhuset
11883 Stockholm
Sweden
8. Contact for Scientific Queries
Name: Leif Svensson
Affiliation/Position: Associate professor
Email: leif.svensson@sodersjukhuset.se
Telephone number: +4686165060
Address: Sjukhusbacken 10
Södersjukhuset
11883 Stockholm
Sweden
9. Public Title (short title)
TANGO-telephone assisted CPR
10a. Scientific Title
TANGO-telephone assisted CPR. An evaluation of efficacy amongst compression only and standard CPR.
10b. Acronym
11. Countries of Recruitment
SWEDEN
FINLAND
12. Health Condition(s) or Problem(s) Studied
Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
Bystander CPR
13a. Intervention(s)
Intervention name(s)Other details (e.g., dose, duration, etc.)
Telephone assisted CPRChest compression only
13b. Control(s)
Control Intervention name(s)Other details of control (e.g., dose, duration, etc.)
Telephone assisted CPRmouth-to-mouth ventilation and chest compression
14a. Key Inclusion Criteria
Witnessed out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
14b. Key Exclusion Criteria
< 8 years old
trauma
airway obstruction, drowning
intoxication
15a. Study Type, WHO definition
1. Study Type: 2 or more arms, randomized
15b. Study Type, scientific definition
1. Study Type: Randomized controlled trial
2. Blinding: None
3. Group assignment:
4. Phase: Not applicable
16. Anticipated Start Date
2005-02-14
17. Target Sample Size
4000
18. Recruitment Status
Completed
19. Primary Outcome(s)
Outcome NameTimepoints
survivalday 30 after event
20. Key Secondary Outcomes
Outcome NameTimepoints
survivaladmission to hospital
21. Ethics committee approval
Yes
22. Short description (2-3 sentences for public)
To evaluate dispatcher-assisted CPR with chestcompressions and ventilations versus dispatcher-assisted CPR with compressions only.