Inter-Mountain Project on Antimicrobial Resistance and Therapy (IMPART)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
University of Utah Identifier:
First received: October 6, 2005
Last updated: May 4, 2006
Last verified: October 2005
This is a four-year study, funded by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, related to antimicrobial resistance in rural communities. The project consists of four components: A) surveillance of antimicrobial resistance, B) promotion of appropriate antimicrobial drug prescribing, C) preliminary assessment of the environmental impact of antimicrobials, and D) the development of new antimicrobial products. Six rural communities in Utah, and six rural communities in Idaho are participating in this study. Component D is being performed by investigators at Harvard University, under the direction of Co-Investigator Roger Inouye.

Condition Intervention
Upper Respiratory Infections
Device: Antimicrobial Prescribing Decision Support

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Primary Purpose: Screening
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Inter-Mountain Project on Antimicrobial Resistance and Therapy (IMPART)

Further study details as provided by University of Utah:

Estimated Enrollment: 13000
Study Start Date: October 2001
Estimated Study Completion Date: September 2005

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Suspected upper respiratory infection patients in 12 rural communities in Utah and Idaho

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00235703

Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Utah
Principal Investigator: Matthew H. Samore, MD University of Utah
  More Information

Publications: Identifier: NCT00235703     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: RS1/CCR820631-01 
Study First Received: October 6, 2005
Last Updated: May 4, 2006
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Respiratory Tract Infections
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Anti-Infective Agents processed this record on May 25, 2016