Prevention of Renal Failure in Children With Urinary Tract Infections
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00316043|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 19, 2006
Last Update Posted : July 31, 2007
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Urinary Tract Infections||Behavioral: Written information for parents Behavioral: Distance learning package for General Practitioners Behavioral: Distance learning package for practice assistants|
The aim of the study is to describe the current clinical management of young children with urinary tract infections in Dutch primary care and also to describe the possibilities for improvement and potential cost-efficiency of improved care in the light of preventing renal failure.
The 4 phases of the study contain the following questions:
- Phase 1: What is the current clinical management of urinary tract infections in young children in primary care?
- Phase 2: What are the possibilities for improving the clinical management of urinary tract infections and are these improvements practically achievable?
- Phase 3: What is the cost-efficiency of the several interventions for improving clinical management of urinary tract infections
- Phase 4: What is the influence of the intervention on clinical management?
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||124 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Factorial Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Prevention of Renal Failure in Children With Urinary Tract Infections in General Practice: Current Clinical Management, Possibilities for Improvement and Potential Cost-Efficiency|
|Study Start Date :||May 2006|
|Study Completion Date :||June 2006|
- Number of antibiotic prescriptions [ Time Frame: 10 days after 1st contact with GP ]
- Number of referrals [ Time Frame: 10 days after 1st contact with GP ]
- Number of follow-up appointments [ Time Frame: 10 days after 1st contact with GP ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00316043
|UMC St Radboud|
|Nijmegen, Gelderland, Netherlands, 6500|
|Principal Investigator:||Michel Wensing, dr.||UMC St Radboud|