Nursing Care Management of External Fixation in Hospitalization: Pin Site Infection Incidence

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified July 2010 by Rambam Health Care Campus.
Recruitment status was  Not yet recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Rambam Health Care Campus
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01246245
First received: November 21, 2010
Last updated: November 22, 2010
Last verified: July 2010
  Purpose

The incidence of pin site infection is related to the nursing management of external fixation.


Condition
Infection

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective

Further study details as provided by Rambam Health Care Campus:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Pin Site Infection Incidence [ Time Frame: 6 MONTH ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: December 2010
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients after external fixation insertion

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 18 year old patients

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Immune Depression
  • Patients who are treated with immunosupressive drugs or steroids
  Contacts and Locations
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  More Information

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Responsible Party: Dr AMI MAYO, Rambam Health Care Campus
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01246245     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 049-10 CTIL
Study First Received: November 21, 2010
Last Updated: November 22, 2010
Health Authority: Israel: Ministry of Health

Keywords provided by Rambam Health Care Campus:
PIN SITE INFECTION AFTER EXTERNAL FIXATION

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