Study Of The Long Term Outcome Of Tuberculous Meningitis In Vietnamese Adults Treated With Adjunctive Dexamethasone (ES)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01317654|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 17, 2011
Last Update Posted : September 15, 2011
All patients who were alive at the end of the dexamethasone treatment trial conducted by Oxford University CLinical Research Unit from 2001-2005 (n=340) will be eligible to participate in this long-term follow-up study.
All eligible and consenting patients will undergo an assesment consisting of a simple questionnaire, a clinical examination and a blood test. Data collected will focus on survival, neurological disability and tuberculosis relapse. Data will be collected in individual case record forms and entered into a computer database.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Tuberculosis Meningitis||Other: Observation|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||340 participants|
|Official Title:||Study Of The Long Term Outcome Of Tuberculous Meningitis In Vietnamese Adults Treated With Adjunctive Dexamethasone|
|Study Start Date :||April 2006|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||April 2008|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||April 2008|
|Survivors of TBM trial 2001-2005||
Collection of mortality data at 5 years post trial
- Survival [ Time Frame: 5 years ]
- Neurological disability [ Time Frame: 5 years ]
- Tuberculosis relapse rate [ Time Frame: 5 years ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01317654
|Principal Investigator:||Estee Torok, MD||Oxford University Clinical Research Unit - Viet Nam|