Energy Expenditure and Metabolic Effects of COVID-19 - Clinical Trial

What is the Purpose of this Study?

We are doing this study to understand what the caloric and metabolic needs are of the body for people with COVID-19. This information can be used to give proper nutrition to patients in the ICU who often have specific nutritional needs because of illness.

What is the Condition Being Studied?

COVID-19

Who Can Participate in the Study?

Adults with:
-COVID-19
-Currently on a ventilator
-Expected to stay in the ICU for more than 1 day

Age Group
Adults

What is Involved?

If you are able to take part of this study, you will:
-Have your health information reviewed by the study team
-Have your heart monitored and measured
-Have your calories monitored
-Have your muscles measured

Study Details

Full Title
Longitudinal Energy Expenditure and Metabolic Effects in Patients with COVID-19 (LEEP-COVID)
Principal Investigator
Anesthesiologist
Protocol Number
IRB: PRO00105221
NCT: NCT04350073
Phase
Phase N/A
ClinicalTrials.gov
Enrollment Status
Open for Enrollment
Participate
Contact the Duke Recruitment Innovation Center
MyResearchPartners@duke.edu
or
919-681-5698