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Surveillance of Rotavirus Gastroenteritis in Children <5 Years

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01363726
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified October 2005 by Soroka University Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : June 1, 2011
Last Update Posted : June 1, 2011
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Soroka University Medical Center

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to monitor diarrheal disease and observe changes after the introduction of the rota vaccine.

Condition or disease
Gastroenteritis Rotavirus Infections

Detailed Description:
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

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 30000 participants
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
Study Start Date : October 2005

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MedlinePlus related topics: Gastroenteritis
U.S. FDA Resources

Group/Cohort
2
Jewish and Bedouin children < 5 years of age in southern Israel



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. epidemiology of rota virus disease in southern Israel before and after the rota virus vaccine introduction [ Time Frame: 7 years ]
    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.


Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. To compare rotavirus gastroenteritis among children <5 years of age from Jewish and Bedouin populations. [ Time Frame: 7 years ]
    To compare rotavirus gastroenteritis among children <5 years of age from Jewish and Bedouin populations.



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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 5 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Survieillance of Rotavirus Gastroenteritis Among Children Bedouin and Jewish < 5 years with gastro enteritis visiting the ER in southern Israel
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Children < 5 years with
  2. Gastro enteritis
  3. Visiting the ER
  4. Residents of southern Israel
  5. Signed informed concent -

Exclusion Criteria:

Not all of the above


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Locations
Israel
Pediatric infectious disease unit Soroka U medical center Recruiting
Beer Sheva, Israel, 84101
Contact: David Greenberg, MD    97286400547    dudi@bgu.ac.il   
Contact: Oshrit Sabach    97286400547    sabacho@bgu.ac.il   
Principal Investigator: Ron Dagan, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Soroka University Medical Center

Responsible Party: pediatric infectious diseases unit,, Soroka U Medical center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01363726     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: sor415005ctil
First Posted: June 1, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 1, 2011
Last Verified: October 2005

Keywords provided by Soroka University Medical Center:
surveillance Rotavirus Gastroenteritis Children
< 5 years of age
southern Israel
Signed informed concent

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Gastroenteritis
Rotavirus Infections
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Reoviridae Infections
RNA Virus Infections
Virus Diseases