Trial record 2 of 158 for:    H1N1 AND asthma

Epidemiology and Clinical Presentation of H1N1 Infection in Children in Geneva

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Klara M. Pósfay Barbe, University Hospital, Geneva
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01022931
First received: November 30, 2009
Last updated: December 10, 2012
Last verified: December 2012
  Purpose

This study aims to identify clinical symptoms and outcomes, as well as response to anti-viral treatment in children living in Geneva, with influenza A/ H1N1 infection during the current pandemic.


Condition
Healthy
Immunosuppressed
Asthmatic
Neuromuscular Diseases

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Evaluation of a New Virus(Influenza A H1N1/09) in Children: Epidemiology, Clinical Presentation and Outcome, and Response to Treatment

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by University Hospital, Geneva:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • ABCB1 polymorphisms [ Time Frame: 6 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    ABCB1 gene polymorphisms and neuropsychiatric adverse events in oseltamivir-treated children during influenza H1N1/09 pandemia


Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA

Nasal swab; DNA for genetic polymorphisms (Response to oseltamivir)


Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: October 2009
Study Completion Date: July 2012
Primary Completion Date: February 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 16 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Children seen at the emergency ward

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • suspicion of H1N1 infection

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Not available for a 30 days follow-up
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01022931

Locations
Switzerland
Children's Hospital of Geneva, HUG
Geneva, GE, Switzerland, 1211
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Geneva
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Klara M Posfay-Barbe, MD, MS University Hospitals of Geneva
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Klara M. Pósfay Barbe, Head of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, University Hospital, Geneva
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01022931     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: H1N1epidemiology
Study First Received: November 30, 2009
Last Updated: December 10, 2012
Health Authority: Switzerland: Laws and standards

Keywords provided by University Hospital, Geneva:
Influenza A H1N1
Children
Epidemiology
Treatment
Oseltamivir
Genetics

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Neuromuscular Diseases
Nervous System Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on October 23, 2014