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Infection Surveillance in Intensive Care Patients

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00197847
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified September 2005 by Herlev Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
First Posted : September 20, 2005
Last Update Posted : September 20, 2005
Information provided by:
Herlev Hospital

Brief Summary:

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.

Condition or disease
Infection Pneumonia Sepsis Cross Infection

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 549 participants
Observational Model: Defined Population
Observational Model: Natural History
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : December 2002
Estimated Study Completion Date : September 2005

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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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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

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00197847     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KA 02071
First Posted: September 20, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 20, 2005
Last Verified: September 2005

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Communicable Diseases
Cross Infection
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Respiratory Tract Infections
Iatrogenic Disease
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes