A Study of Neurosurveillance of Patients in Neuro Critical Care


  • Study type

  • Study IDs

  • Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:

    • Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
    • Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
    • Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
  • Site IRB
    • Jacksonville, Florida: 16-000525
    Sponsor Protocol Number: 16-000525

About this study

The purpose of this study is to develop a protocol to frame the frequency and duration of neurological checks of patients in the Neuro Critical Care Unit.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. If you need assistance understanding the eligibility criteria, please contact the study team.

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Inclusion Criteria

  • All patients that provide consent or LAR provided consent
  • GCS >7 on admission
  • Expected ICU length of stay > 48 hours

Exclusion Criteria 

  • Admitted to the Neurosciences (NSICU) with expected stay < 48 hours
  • GCS 7 or less on admission
  • NIHSS > 24 on admission
  • Prisoners
  • Pregnant
  • Both deaf and blind
  • Compete quadriparetics

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.

Mayo Clinic Location Status

Jacksonville, Fla.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Diane McLaughlin, A.R.N.P.

Closed for enrollment


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