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Prevention of Bacteremia Induced by Debridement of Pressure Ulcer

This study has been terminated.
Information provided by:
Herzog Hospital Identifier:
First received: December 22, 2005
Last updated: April 19, 2007
Last verified: April 2007
The purpose of this study is to analyse bacteremia induced by debridement of pressure ulcers in patients in the complex nursing department.

Condition Phase
Pressure Ulcers Bacteremia Phase 1 Phase 2

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Primary Purpose: Screening
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Prospective

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Further study details as provided by Herzog Hospital:

Estimated Enrollment: 60

Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient in the complex nursing department
  • With contaminated pressure ulcers
  • Going to have a debridement procedure

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Penicillin sensitivity
  • Bacteremia that does not react to the antibiotic treatment
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00269100

Herzog Hospital
Jerusalem, Israel, 91351
Sponsors and Collaborators
Herzog Hospital
Study Director: Efraim Jaul Herzog Hospital
  More Information Identifier: NCT00269100     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Jaul1CTIL
Study First Received: December 22, 2005
Last Updated: April 19, 2007

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Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pressure Ulcer
Bacterial Infections
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
Pathologic Processes
Skin Ulcer
Skin Diseases processed this record on September 19, 2017