Acute Bronchitis in Korea:Associated Microorganisms and Clnincal Findings.

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified January 2013 by Hallym University Medical Center
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Hallym University Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01762865
First received: January 6, 2013
Last updated: January 7, 2013
Last verified: January 2013
  Purpose

The investigators hypothesized that acute bronchitis will be associated with various bacteria and viruses.


Condition
Acute Bronchitis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Acute Bronchitis in Korea:Associated Microorganisms and Clnincal Findings.

Further study details as provided by Hallym University Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Microorganisms (bacteria and/or viruses) related to acute bronchitis [ Time Frame: Outcome measure is just type of microoganisms from collected specimens at hospital visit ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA

Sputum specimens for microbiologic tests


Estimated Enrollment: 300
Study Start Date: April 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date: October 2013
Estimated Primary Completion Date: August 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:

The investigators will investigate various bacteria and viruses from colleced specimens from patients with acute bronchitis, and also investigate an assoication of the miroorganims with clinical findings

  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

adult patinets who visit hospitals for recent sputum and/or cough

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adults patients aged over 18 years.
  • Patients who complain of recent sputum and cough.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patinets who took antibiotics within 7 days.
  • Patinets whose symptoms last for < 5 days.
  • Patients who have definite cause of acute cough such as pneumonia, allergic rhinnits, sinusitis, GERD and drug.
  • Immunocompromised patients.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01762865

Contacts
Contact: Sunghoon Park, MD, PhD 82-31-380-3803 f2000tj@gmail.com

Locations
Korea, Republic of
Pumonary, Allegry and Critical Care Medicine; Hallym University Sacred Heart Hospital Recruiting
Anyang, Gyeonggi-do, Korea, Republic of, 431-070
Contact: Sunghoon Park, MD, PhD    82-31-380-3803    f2000tj@gmail.com   
Sub-Investigator: Sunghoon Park, MD, PhD         
Principal Investigator: Ki-Suck Jung, MD, PhD         
Chunchon Sacred Heart Hospital Recruiting
Chunchon, Kangwon-do, Korea, Republic of, 200-704
Contact: Myung Goo Lee, MD, PhD       mglee@hallym.or.kr   
Sub-Investigator: Myung Goo Lee, MD, PhD         
Kandong Sacred Heart Hospital Recruiting
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 134-814
Contact: Yong Bum Park, MD       bfspark@hanmail.net   
Sub-Investigator: Yong Bum Park, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hallym University Medical Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Ki-Suck Jung, MD, PhD Pulmonary, Allgery and Critical Care Medicine; Hallym University Sacred Heart Hospital
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Hallym University Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01762865     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KOREAABS
Study First Received: January 6, 2013
Last Updated: January 7, 2013
Health Authority: Korea: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by Hallym University Medical Center:
acute bronchitis, bacteria, virus, clinical symoptoms

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Acute Disease
Bronchitis
Bronchial Diseases
Disease Attributes
Lung Diseases
Lung Diseases, Obstructive
Pathologic Processes
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Respiratory Tract Infections

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on October 22, 2014