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Sepsis Institutional Registry in Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires (SIR)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Diego Hernan Giunta, MD, Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires Identifier:
First received: July 26, 2011
Last updated: March 19, 2015
Last verified: March 2015
The purpose of this study is to create an institutional registry of sepsis through a prospective survey based on epidemiological data, risk factors, diagnosis, prognosis, treatment, monitoring and survival.

Severe Sepsis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Sepsis Institutional Registry in Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires

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Further study details as provided by Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • clinical features, mortality [ Time Frame: Clinical characteristics are evaluated during the acute event and in-hospital mortality and annual monitoring ]

Enrollment: 7472
Study Start Date: December 2007
Study Completion Date: March 2014
Primary Completion Date: March 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:
The main goal is to describe the occurrence of sepsis and the characteristics of clinical presentation, evolution and predisposing factors within the population of the Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Adults with sepsis

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Over 17 years
  2. Two or more sirs criteria
  3. Active infection

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Refusal to register or to the informed consent process
  2. Ambulatory patients
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01403935

Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires, Gascon 450
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires
Principal Investigator: Diego H Giunta, MD Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires
  More Information

Responsible Party: Diego Hernan Giunta, MD, MD, Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires Identifier: NCT01403935     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1172
Study First Received: July 26, 2011
Last Updated: March 19, 2015

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
Pathologic Processes processed this record on April 28, 2017