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Acute Bronchitis in Korea:Associated Microorganisms and Clnincal Findings.

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01762865
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified January 2013 by Hallym University Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : January 8, 2013
Last Update Posted : January 8, 2013
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
The investigators hypothesized that acute bronchitis will be associated with various bacteria and viruses.

Condition or disease
Acute Bronchitis

Detailed Description:
The investigators will investigate various bacteria and viruses from colleced specimens from patients with acute bronchitis, and also investigate an assoication of the miroorganims with clinical findings

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 300 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Acute Bronchitis in Korea:Associated Microorganisms and Clnincal Findings.
Study Start Date : April 2012
Estimated Primary Completion Date : August 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date : October 2013

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MedlinePlus related topics: Acute Bronchitis
U.S. FDA Resources

Groups and Cohorts


Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Microorganisms (bacteria and/or viruses) related to acute bronchitis [ Time Frame: Outcome measure is just type of microoganisms from collected specimens at hospital visit ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA
Sputum specimens for microbiologic tests

Eligibility Criteria

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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
adult patinets who visit hospitals for recent sputum and/or cough
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adults patients aged over 18 years.
  • Patients who complain of recent sputum and cough.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patinets who took antibiotics within 7 days.
  • Patinets whose symptoms last for < 5 days.
  • Patients who have definite cause of acute cough such as pneumonia, allergic rhinnits, sinusitis, GERD and drug.
  • Immunocompromised patients.
Contacts and Locations

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Contacts
Contact: Sunghoon Park, MD, PhD 82-31-380-3803 f2000tj@gmail.com

Locations
Korea, Republic of
Pumonary, Allegry and Critical Care Medicine; Hallym University Sacred Heart Hospital Recruiting
Anyang, Gyeonggi-do, Korea, Republic of, 431-070
Contact: Sunghoon Park, MD, PhD    82-31-380-3803    f2000tj@gmail.com   
Sub-Investigator: Sunghoon Park, MD, PhD         
Principal Investigator: Ki-Suck Jung, MD, PhD         
Chunchon Sacred Heart Hospital Recruiting
Chunchon, Kangwon-do, Korea, Republic of, 200-704
Contact: Myung Goo Lee, MD, PhD       mglee@hallym.or.kr   
Sub-Investigator: Myung Goo Lee, MD, PhD         
Kandong Sacred Heart Hospital Recruiting
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 134-814
Contact: Yong Bum Park, MD       bfspark@hanmail.net   
Sub-Investigator: Yong Bum Park, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hallym University Medical Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Ki-Suck Jung, MD, PhD Pulmonary, Allgery and Critical Care Medicine; Hallym University Sacred Heart Hospital
More Information

Responsible Party: Hallym University Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01762865     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KOREAABS
First Posted: January 8, 2013    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 8, 2013
Last Verified: January 2013

Keywords provided by Hallym University Medical Center:
acute bronchitis, bacteria, virus, clinical symoptoms

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Bronchitis
Acute Disease
Bronchial Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Lung Diseases, Obstructive
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Infections
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes