Procalcitonin in Pleural Pleuritis

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Amiens
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01011881
First received: November 10, 2009
Last updated: February 28, 2011
Last verified: November 2009
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to determine pleural level of procalcitonin in differents situations of pleuritis.


Condition Intervention
Pleuritis
Pleural Empyema
Other: pleural level of procalcitonin

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Evaluation de la Mesure du Taux de la Procalcitonine Dans Les Liquides Pleuraux

Further study details as provided by Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Amiens:

Estimated Enrollment: 30
Study Start Date: October 2009
Study Completion Date: February 2011
Primary Completion Date: February 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
patients with pleuritis Other: pleural level of procalcitonin
no intervention

Detailed Description:

Determine pleural level of procalcitonin in pleuritis. Two periods First period evaluation in vitro study/ Determine adequat technique included type of samples tubes for adequat analysis.

Second periods : Patient with pleuritis . Empyema or not

  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 with pleuritis

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Pleuritis
  • Hospitalisation

Exclusion Criteria:

  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01011881

Locations
France
CHU Amiens
Amiens, France, 80000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Amiens
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Dr Douadi Youcef, CHU Amiens
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01011881     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: PCT AMIENS
Study First Received: November 10, 2009
Last Updated: February 28, 2011
Health Authority: France: Institutional Ethical Committee

Keywords provided by Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Amiens:
pleuritis
empyema
procalcitonin

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Empyema
Empyema, Pleural
Pleurisy
Suppuration
Infection
Inflammation
Pathologic Processes
Respiratory Tract Infections
Pleural Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases

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