Totally Implantable Catheters in Pediatric Hematology-oncology: a Study on Infectious Complications

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Orlei Araujo, Grupo de Apoio ao Adolescente e a Crianca com Cancer
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01304732
First received: February 24, 2011
Last updated: March 13, 2012
Last verified: March 2012
  Purpose

This is a retrospective analysis of infection on catheters of pediatric oncology patients.


Condition
Infections

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective

Further study details as provided by Grupo de Apoio ao Adolescente e a Crianca com Cancer:

Enrollment: 158
Study Start Date: January 2011
Study Completion Date: January 2012
Primary Completion Date: October 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Pediatric oncology patients with diagnosis of catheter infection

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients admitted between Jan/2008 and Dec/2009
  Contacts and Locations
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Locations
Brazil
Grupo de Apoio ao Adolescente e a Criança com Cancer
Sao Paulo, Brazil, 04023-062
Sponsors and Collaborators
Grupo de Apoio ao Adolescente e a Crianca com Cancer
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Orlei Araujo, MD Grupo de Apoio ao Adolescente e a Crianca com Cancer
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Orlei Araujo, MD, Grupo de Apoio ao Adolescente e a Crianca com Cancer
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01304732     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: UTI/IOP 04/11, 0145/11
Study First Received: February 24, 2011
Last Updated: March 13, 2012
Health Authority: Brazil: Ethics Committee

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 26, 2014