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A Retrospective Study of the Effects of Molecular Diagnostics on Wound Care Outcomes

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01089673
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 18, 2010
Last Update Posted : September 7, 2011
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Randall Wolcott, Southwest Regional Wound Care Center

Brief Summary:
A retrospective molecular diagnostic review on wound care outcomes between two time periods. The time periods include June, July, August of 2008 and June, July, August of 2009. The retrospective review would analyze the days of healing during those two timeframes, upon the introduction of molecular diagnostic testing.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Wounds Other: data collection

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 600 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: A Retrospective Study of the Effects of Molecular Diagnostics on Wound Care Outcomes
Study Start Date : March 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : September 2010
Actual Study Completion Date : September 2010

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Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
no treatment
retrospective data analysis
Other: data collection
retrospective data collection



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. A retrospective molecular diagnostic review on wound care outcomes between two time periods. [ Time Frame: The time periods include June, July, August of 2008 and June, July, August of 2009. ]
    The retrospective review would analyze the days of healing during those two timeframes, upon the introduction of molecular diagnostic testing.



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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patient records would be extracted from the electronic health record system of Southwest Regional Wound Care Center.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • A patient record captured during June, July, August 2008 and June, July, or August of 2009.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • A patient record captured outside the time frame of June, July August 2008 or June, July, August of 2009.

Responsible Party: Randall Wolcott, Prinicipal Investigator, Southwest Regional Wound Care Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01089673     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 56-RW-016
First Posted: March 18, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 7, 2011
Last Verified: September 2011

Keywords provided by Randall Wolcott, Southwest Regional Wound Care Center:
retrospective data collection

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Wounds and Injuries