Surveillance of Rotavirus Gastroenteritis in Children <5 Years
Recruitment status was Recruiting
The purpose of this study is to monitor diarrheal disease and observe changes after the introduction of the rota vaccine.
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Ecologic or Community
Time Perspective: Prospective
|Official Title:||Surveillance of Rotavirus Gastroenteritis Among Children <5 Years of Age Visiting the Pediatric Emergency Room in Southern Israel|
- epidemiology of rota virus disease in southern Israel before and after the rota virus vaccine introduction [ Time Frame: 7 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]To assess the proportion of rotavirus gastroenteritis among children <5 years of age visiting the pediatric ER in southern Israel. To assess the hospitalization rate due to rotavirus.
- To compare rotavirus gastroenteritis among children <5 years of age from Jewish and Bedouin populations. [ Time Frame: 7 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]To compare rotavirus gastroenteritis among children <5 years of age from Jewish and Bedouin populations.
|Study Start Date:||October 2005|
Jewish and Bedouin children < 5 years of age in southern Israel
Monitoring of diarrheal disease and observe changes after the introduction of the rota vaccine Comparing the epidemiology in Jewish and Bedouin population before and after the introduction of the rota vaccine into the national immunization program
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01363726
|Pediatric infectious disease unit Soroka U medical center||Recruiting|
|Beer Sheva, Israel, 84101|
|Contact: David Greenberg, MD 97286400547 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Oshrit Sabach 97286400547 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator: Ron Dagan, MD|