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Protocol Summary


Protocol No.
PSHCI-13-062
Prinicipal Investigator
Gusani, Niraj
Phase
NA
Age Group
Adult
Scope
Local
Secondary Protocol No.
IRB # 43560
Title
Frailty Assessment vs. Short Physical Performance Battery in Post-Operative Major Abdominal Surgery
Objective
Determine if the Short Performance Physical Battery can be used as a substitute for the Frailty Assessment and provide the same results with no statistical difference.
Applicable Disease Sites
Anus

Colon

Esophagus

Liver

Other Digestive Organ

Pancreas

Rectum

Small Intestine

Soft Tissue

Stomach
Status
Open
Participating Institutions
Hershey Medical Center
Contact
Name
Chelsea Stephens
Phone No.
+1 717-531-8460
E-mail
ckl14@psu.edu