Tazocin Intervention Study

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00478855
First received: May 24, 2007
Last updated: December 7, 2007
Last verified: December 2007
  Purpose
  1. To determine the value of using piperacillin/tazobactam in reducing the cases of extended spectrum beta lactamases (ESBL) producing E. coli or K. pneumoniae colonization and infection.
  2. To determine the acquisition rate of ESBL producing E. coli or K. pneumoniae, both pre-and post-intervention in the selected medical centers.

Condition Intervention Phase
Bacterial Infections
Drug: Tazocin (Piperacillin/Tazobactem)
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Association of Antibiotic Utilization Measures and Control of ESBLs Producing Bacteria

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Further study details as provided by Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The acquisition rate of ESBL producing E. coli or K. pneumoniae at the end of phase I (pre-intervention) and phase II (last 3 months; post-intervention)

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • The infection rate due to ESBL producing E. coli or K. pneumoniae at the end of phase I (pre-intervention) and phase II (last 3 months; post-intervention)

Estimated Enrollment: 500
Study Start Date: September 2006
Study Completion Date: June 2007
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All patients admitted or transferred to the ICU/pulmonary/Infection units
  • Patients of either sex, 18 years of age or older Patients who stay in units less than 48 hours will not be enrolled.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00478855

Locations
China
Peking, China, 100730
Sponsors and Collaborators
Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
Investigators
Study Director: Medical Monitor Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00478855     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0910X-102105
Study First Received: May 24, 2007
Last Updated: December 7, 2007
Health Authority: China: Food and Drug Administration

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Bacterial Infections
Piperacillin
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Anti-Infective Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Pharmacologic Actions

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