NCCLS Interpretive Criteria for Salmonella

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
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University of Pittsburgh Identifier:
First received: September 13, 2005
Last updated: August 23, 2012
Last verified: August 2012

To determine the clinical significance of gene mutations encoding antibiotic resistance, but not expressed as clinical resistance, in Salmonella bacteria

Salmonella Infection

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: NCCLS Interpretive Criteria for Salmonella

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Further study details as provided by University of Pittsburgh:

Estimated Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: March 2006
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2015
Detailed Description:

Observational study. Physicians in foreign countries caring for patients with Salmonella meningitis or bloodstream infections will collect data on the patients they care for and send this data and an isolate of the organism causing the infection to the University of Pittsburgh.


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

isolates with salmonella


Inclusion Criteria:

  • salmonella positive isolate
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00177658

United States, Pennsylvania
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 15213
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Pittsburgh
Principal Investigator: David Paterson, MD University of Pittsburgh
  More Information

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Responsible Party: University of Pittsburgh Identifier: NCT00177658     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: IRB # 0602124 (Old #0303110)
Study First Received: September 13, 2005
Last Updated: August 23, 2012
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

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Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Salmonella Infections
Bacterial Infections
Enterobacteriaceae Infections
Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections processed this record on March 26, 2015