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Infection Surveillance in Intensive Care Patients

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified September 2005 by Herlev Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
Information provided by:
Herlev Hospital Identifier:
First received: September 12, 2005
Last updated: NA
Last verified: September 2005
History: No changes posted

Purpose of the study is to investigate and quantify known and possible new riskfactors for nosocomiel infection and death in the intensive care setting.

As new riskfactors Mannose Binding Lechtin and Procalcitonin are chosen and compared to established riskfactors.

Infection Pneumonia Sepsis Cross Infection

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Observational Model: Natural History
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Prospective

Further study details as provided by Herlev Hospital:

Estimated Enrollment: 549
Study Start Date: December 2002
Estimated Study Completion Date: September 2005

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:Admission to ICU -

Exclusion Criteria:Absence of informed consent and age less than 18 years

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00197847

Department of Intensive Care
Copenhagen, Copenhagen Couty, Denmark, DK-2730
Sponsors and Collaborators
Herlev Hospital
Principal Investigator: Dorthe H Olsen, M.D. Department of Intensive Care, Herlev University Hospital
  More Information Identifier: NCT00197847     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KA 02071
Study First Received: September 12, 2005
Last Updated: September 12, 2005

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Communicable Diseases
Cross Infection
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Respiratory Tract Infections
Iatrogenic Disease
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes processed this record on August 18, 2017