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Impact of Sterilization Technique on Incidence of Urinary Tract Infection After Cystoscopy

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00177112
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 15, 2005
Last Update Posted : February 4, 2008
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
University of Minnesota - Clinical and Translational Science Institute

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to verify that the incidence rate of urinary tract infections after a routine outpatient cystoscopy is the same for non-sterile (clean) and sterile procedural techniques.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Urinary Tract Infections Procedure: clean patient preparation for cystoscopy Procedure: sterile patient preparation for cystoscopy Phase 3

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 275 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Impact of Sterilization Technique on Incidence of Urinary Tract Infection After Cystoscopy
Study Start Date : June 2005
Actual Study Completion Date : October 2007

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. To verify that the incidence rate of urinary tract infections after a routine outpatient cystoscopy is the same for non-sterile (clean) and sterile procedural techniques


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 18 years of age or older
  • Patients undergoing routine outpatient flexible cystoscopy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who have had a urinary tract infection within 3 months prior to flexible cystoscopy
  • Patients with an indwelling catheter

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00177112


Locations
United States, Minnesota
VAMC Minneapolis
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 55417
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Minnesota - Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Kyle Anderson, MD VAMC Minneapolis

Responsible Party: Manoj Monga, MD, University of Minnesota
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00177112     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0412M65852
3519A
First Posted: September 15, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 4, 2008
Last Verified: January 2008

Keywords provided by University of Minnesota - Clinical and Translational Science Institute:
Cystoscopy

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Infection
Communicable Diseases
Urinary Tract Infections
Urologic Diseases