Efficacy of Post-operative Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Thoracic Surgery Requiring Tube Thoracostomy.
This study has been completed.
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
David A. Oxman, MD, Brigham and Women's Hospital
First received: January 7, 2009
Last updated: May 16, 2012
Last verified: May 2012
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study has been completed.|
|Study Completion Date:||April 2011|
|Primary Completion Date:||April 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Oxman DA, Issa NC, Marty FM, Patel A, Panizales CZ, Johnson NN, Licona JH, McKenna SS, Frendl G, Mentzer SJ, Jaklitsch MT, Bueno R, Colson Y, Swanson SJ, Sugarbaker DJ, Baden LR. Postoperative antibacterial prophylaxis for the prevention of infectious complications associated with tube thoracostomy in patients undergoing elective general thoracic surgery: a double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized trial. JAMA Surg. 2013 May;148(5):440-6. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2013.1372.