The Pilot Study of Chikungunya Virus Infections in Southern Taiwan
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02174341|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : June 25, 2014
Last Update Posted : March 8, 2018
|Condition or disease|
During the execution of this project was ended March 1, 2012 to December 31, 2015, is expected to gather 300 suspected dengue infection, of whom 150 dengue-negative test results, test results of 150 dengue positive. And closed the case into prospective and retrospective analysis of the last sample into two parts.
Case closed after part of a prospective analysis of the study, subjects were required to complete consent forms and collect 20 ml blood samples, blood samples will be checked to identify dengue and Chikungunya disease associated serum antigen-antibody reaction , PCR (polymerase chain reaction) test and sequence analysis and pathogen identification and separation, in order to identify the source of infection difference. In addition, retrospective analysis of the last part of the specimen, sucked "after the health of the host track dengue infection, host immune regulation changes, and possible interactions with viral hepatitis" (KMUH-IRB-960195) collected by the inspection plan body, the number of samples included in the plan to close the case, and contact with the subjects, changes to inform the content of the plan to re-sign the consent form.
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||300 participants|
|Official Title:||Investigate the Prevalence of Serum Chikungunya Virus Infection, and Against Those Suspected Dengue Fever, Chikungunya Disease-related Tests Conducted|
|Study Start Date :||April 2012|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 2018|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2018|
- For persons with suspected dengue fever, Chikungunya disease-related testing conducted to clarify the clinical dengue and Chikungunya disease of judgment [ Time Frame: 44 months ]The project expects to help physicians understand overview of Taiwan Chikungunya epidemic diseases and assisting their clinical judgment. Hope to establish a complete ilk disease and clinical information, and then establish a rapid detection of Chikungunya virus.
Biospecimen Retention: Samples With DNA
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|Contact: Jih-Jin Tsai, MD||886-7-312-1101 ext firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Kaoshing Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital||Recruiting|
|Contact: Jih-Jin Tsai, MD 886-7-312-1101 ext 5677 email@example.com|