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Assessing Prevalence Of Beta Lactamase Production From Clinical Isolates Of Hospitalized Patients And Comparison Of Antibiotic Susceptibility Patterns (EGAST 2008)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00728624
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 6, 2008
Last Update Posted : March 10, 2017
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Pfizer

Brief Summary:

EGAST 2008 is a prospective, non interventional, multicentric study (approximately 2000 isolates from 15- 20 sites).

Objectives:

  • Comparison of antimicrobial susceptibility using disc-diffusion method
  • Assessing prevalence of beta-lactamase producing strains among clinical isolates obtained from hospital in-patients

Condition or disease
Infection

Detailed Description:
n/a n/a

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 2039 participants
Observational Model: Other
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Expert Group On Antibiotic Susceptibility Testing [EGAST] 2008: A Non-Interventional, Multicenter In-Vitro Study To Evaluate The Prevalence Of Beta-Lactamase Producing Strains Among Clinical Isolates Obtained From Hospital In-Patients And Comparison Of Antimicrobial Susceptibility Using Disc-Diffusion Method
Study Start Date : November 2008
Actual Primary Completion Date : September 2009
Actual Study Completion Date : September 2009

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MedlinePlus related topics: Antibiotics




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Comparison of antimicrobial susceptibility using disc-diffusion method [ Time Frame: duration of trial ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Assessing prevalence of beta-lactamase producing strains among clinical isolates obtained from hospital in-patients [ Time Frame: duration of trial ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Isolates from hospitalised patients
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

Isolates (as specified in the observational plan) from hospitalised patients

Exclusion Criteria:

Isolates obtained from outpatients will not be included for the study. Isolates from repeat cultures performed during in-patient follow-up that were previously recruited into the study will be excluded.

Isolates identified as commensals or contaminants will be excluded


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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00728624


Locations
India
Pfizer Investigational Site
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India, 500 082
Pfizer Investigational Site
Bangalore, Karnataka, India, 560 076
Pfizer Investigational Site
Bangalore, Karnataka, India, 560034
Pfizer Investigational Site
Manipal, Karnataka, India, 576 104
Pfizer Investigational Site
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, 400 016
Pfizer Investigational Site
Chandigarh, Punjab, India, 160 012
Pfizer Investigational Site
Porur, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Pfizer Investigational Site
Kolkata, West Bengal, India, 700 027
Pfizer Investigational Site
Kolkata, West Bengal, India, 700 029
Pfizer Investigational Site
Kolkata, West Bengal, India, 700 098
Pfizer Investigational Site
Chennai, India, 600 006
Pfizer Investigational Site
New Delhi, India, 110 029
Sponsors and Collaborators
Pfizer
Investigators
Study Director: Pfizer CT.gov Call Center Pfizer

Responsible Party: Pfizer
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00728624     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: A1891005
First Posted: August 6, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 10, 2017
Last Verified: March 2017

Keywords provided by Pfizer:
Antibiotic susceptibility; beta lactamase; ESBLs

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Disease Susceptibility
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Antibiotics, Antitubercular
Anti-Infective Agents
Antitubercular Agents