Table 1

Schedule of enrolment, interventions and assessments

ProceduresEnrolmentAllocationPostallocationCloseout
Time point−t000 hour12 hours24 hours48 hoursDischarge7 days30 days90 days
Enrolment
 Eligibility screenx
 PIS givenx
 Informed consentx
 Registrationx
 Allocationx
Intervention
 GDFT (intervention) Embedded Image
 Standard care (control) Embedded Image
 Assessments
 NICOM monitoring Embedded Image
 Blood testsxxxx
 HRQoLxxxxx
 Complicationsxxxxxxxx
 Other outcomesxxxxxxxx
  • GDFT, goal-directed fluid therapy; HRQoL, health-related quality of life; NICOM, non-invasive cardiac output monitoring; PIS, patient information sheet.