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Prevention and Control of Healthcare-Associated Infections

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified June 2009 by Mahidol University.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
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First received: June 5, 2009
Last updated: June 16, 2009
Last verified: June 2009
Bundling infection control interventions should decrease incidence of Healthcare-Associated Infections in General Medical Wards at Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand

Condition Intervention
Nosocomial Infection
Other: Bundling Infection Control Interventions

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Randomized Controlled Study on Effectiveness of Implementing Bundling Infection Control Interventions for Prevention and Control of Healthcare-Associated Infections in General Medical Wards at Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Incidence of healthcare-associated infection [ Time Frame: 7 months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Incidence of hospital-acquired pneumonia and catheter-associated UTI [ Time Frame: 7 months ]

Estimated Enrollment: 2000
Study Start Date: January 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date: July 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Infection control measure
Bundling Infection Control Interventions
Other: Bundling Infection Control Interventions
identify risk factors for developing HAIs, receive general infection control measures as well as infection control measures appropriate for the identified risk factor (s)


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • The patients hospitalized to general medical wards

Exclusion Criteria:

  • The patients hospitalized less than 48 hours
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00917319

Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital
Bangkoknoi,, Bangkok, Thailand, 10700
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mahidol University
Principal Investigator: Visanu Thamlikitkul, MD Siriraj Hospital
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Visanu Thamlikitkul, Siriraj Hospital Identifier: NCT00917319     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Siriraj CEU 52-001
Siriraj Hospital
Study First Received: June 5, 2009
Last Updated: June 16, 2009

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Communicable Diseases
Cross Infection
Iatrogenic Disease
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes processed this record on May 22, 2017