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Prevention of Bacteremia Induced by Debridement of Pressure Ulcer

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00269100
Recruitment Status : Terminated
First Posted : December 23, 2005
Last Update Posted : April 20, 2007
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to analyse bacteremia induced by debridement of pressure ulcers in patients in the complex nursing department.

Condition or disease Phase
Pressure Ulcers Bacteremia Phase 1 Phase 2

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 60 participants
Observational Model: Defined Population
Primary Purpose: Screening
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Prospective

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Pressure Sores
U.S. FDA Resources

Groups and Cohorts


Outcome Measures

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient in the complex nursing department
  • With contaminated pressure ulcers
  • Going to have a debridement procedure

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Penicillin sensitivity
  • Bacteremia that does not react to the antibiotic treatment
Contacts and Locations

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Locations
Israel
Herzog Hospital
Jerusalem, Israel, 91351
Sponsors and Collaborators
Herzog Hospital
Investigators
Study Director: Efraim Jaul Herzog Hospital
More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00269100     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Jaul1CTIL
First Posted: December 23, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 20, 2007
Last Verified: April 2007

Keywords provided by Herzog Hospital:
Debridement

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Bacteremia
Pressure Ulcer
Bacterial Infections
Sepsis
Infection
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
Inflammation
Pathologic Processes
Skin Ulcer
Skin Diseases