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Treatment Results on Patients With Debridement and Prosthesis Retention in the Hip

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00757445
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 23, 2008
Last Update Posted : September 23, 2008
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Sorlandet Hospital HF

Brief Summary:
This study presents the investigators results on patients treated for infection in the implemented hip prosthesis. Debridement and prosthesis retention is the method, followed by antibiotic treatment. The investigators present treatment results, predisposing factors and microbiological data.

Condition or disease
Infection Debridement With Prosthesis Retention

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 105 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Treatment Results on Patients With Debridement and Prosthesis Retention in the Hip 1997-2007
Study Start Date : January 1997
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2007




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Ages Eligible for Study:   15 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with prosthesis infection in hip
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Infection in prothesis in hip treated with debridement and prosthesis retention

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Other technique

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Locations
Norway
Sorlandet Hospital HF
Kristiansand, Agder, Norway, 4600
Sponsors and Collaborators
Sorlandet Hospital HF
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Bjoern Waagsboe, MD Sorlandet Hospital HF

Responsible Party: Bjoern Waagsboe, Sorlandet Sykehus HF
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00757445     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Sorlandet Hospital HF
First Posted: September 23, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 23, 2008
Last Verified: September 2008

Keywords provided by Sorlandet Hospital HF:
Antibiotic therapy
Microbiological diagnosis