Staphylococcus Aureus Skin and Soft Tissue Infections
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01385514|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified March 2012 by Medical Corps, Israel Defense Force.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : June 30, 2011
Last Update Posted : March 23, 2012
The purpose of this study is to evaluate strategies to prevent Staphylococcus aureus skin and soft tissue infections in soldiers during infantry training.
This study will be conducted on three different bases among groups of male recruits to IDF training base. They will provide nasal swabs to detect Staphylococcus aureus carriage in two time points: 1. before mixing and training in confined settings, reflecting carriage acquired before entering 2. After 14-30 days. All soldiers will be under surveillance for skin infection until the end of the training program.
|Condition or disease|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||1050 participants|
|Official Title:||Evaluating Strategies to Prevent Staphylococcus Aureus Skin and Soft Tissue Infections in Soldiers During Infantry Training|
|Study Start Date :||July 2011|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2013|
|company A-Training Base No.1|
|company A-Training Base No.2|
|company A-Training Base No.3|
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01385514
|Contact: Michael Hartal, MD||+972-3-7374137||Mhuerta2@gmail.com|
|Israeli Defense Forces||Recruiting|
|Tel aviv, Israel|
|Principal Investigator:||Michael Hartal, MD||International Diabetes Federation|