WHO Checklist- Based Infection Prevention Guidelines in Mulago Hospital
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03822039|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : January 30, 2019
Last Update Posted : January 30, 2019
|Condition or disease|
|Surgical Site Infection|
To determine the level of compliance with WHO checklist-based infection prevention guidelines following caesarean delivery in Mulago National Referral Hospital, Kawempe.
To determine the association between compliance with WHO checklist-based infection prevention guidelines and surgical site infection following caesarean delivery in Mulago Hospital, Kawempe.
This prospective cohort study will assess all mothers undergoing elective and emergency caesarean delivery in the labour ward theatre at Mulago National Referral Hospital based temporarily at Kawempe Hospital. Mothers will be recruited into the study systematically over a period of 3 months and follow-up daily until discharge or 30 days of in-hospital stay for the purpose of documentation of surgical site infection. Data will be collected using the checklist expansion for antisepsis and infection control questionnaire.
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||768 participants|
|Official Title:||Compliance Levels With WHO Checklist-based Infection Prevention Guidelines and Associated Surgical Site Infection Following Caesarean Delivery in Mulago Hospital|
|Actual Study Start Date :||July 16, 2018|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||February 2019|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||February 2019|
- Level of compliance with WHO checklist-based infection prevention guidelines following caesarean delivery among health care workers in Mulago Hospital, Kawempe [ Time Frame: 24Hours ]Using a tool of 12 parameters from the WHO Surgical Safety Checklist-based infection prevention standards, each of the parameters will be given a score of 1 if it was obeyed by the respondent and a score of 0 if it was omitted. Compliance will be then expressed as a percentage completion of the items comprising the checklist.
- surgical site infection within 30 days of operation [ Time Frame: 30 days ]Patients will be directly followed up during ward rounds until discharge and thereafter, telephone calls will be used every four days to enquire for development of surgical site infections such as fever, foul-smelling wound, redness around the incision, swelling/ induration at the wound site, burst wound.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03822039
|Contact: Anne Mbiya, Mbchb||0782423389 ext firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Ponsiano Ocama, Phd||0772421190 ext email@example.com|
|Kampala, Mulago Hospital, Uganda, 256|
|Contact: Ponsiano Ocama, PHD 0772421190 ext 256 Ponsiano.firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator:||Anne Mbiya, Mbchb||Makerere University|