Bacteremia in Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified July 2009 by University of Thessaly.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
First Posted : July 3, 2009
Last Update Posted : July 3, 2009
Information provided by:
University of Thessaly

Brief Summary:
The presence of bacteremia and sepsis in percent of critically ill patients and none at all, associated with different expression and faction of Toll-Like-Receptors (TLRs.

Condition or disease
Bacteremia and Sepsis Toll-Like-Receptors (TLRs)

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 300 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Bacteremia in Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and the Role of Toll-Like-Receptors (TLRs)
Study Start Date : July 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date : August 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date : August 2011

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MedlinePlus related topics: Sepsis

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Ages Eligible for Study:   14 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients who will be nursed in ICU.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • presence in Intensive Care Unit

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Length of stay <24 hours

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00932243

Zakynthinos E
Larisa, Mezourlo, Greece, 41335
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Thessaly
Principal Investigator: Maria Chatzi, RN,MSc,ICU University Hospital Larisa

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Zakynthinos E, Intensive Care Unit department University Hospital of Larisa Identifier: NCT00932243     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 845UT
First Posted: July 3, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 3, 2009
Last Verified: July 2009

Keywords provided by University of Thessaly:
Toll-Like-Receptors (TLRs)

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
Pathologic Processes
Bacterial Infections