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Fusariosis in Solid-Organ Transplant Recipients

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00518778
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 21, 2007
Last Update Posted : December 3, 2009
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
University of Pittsburgh

Brief Summary:
This exempt chart review study will try to determine the clinical presentation, prognostic factors, response to different treatment modalities and mortality among patients diagnosed with fusariosis after solid-organ transplantation.

Condition or disease
Solid Organ Transplant Fusariosis

Detailed Description:
This exempt chart review study will try to determine the clinical presentation, prognostic factors, response to different treatment modalities and mortality among patients diagnosed with fusariosis after solid-organ transplantation.This will help determine prognostic factors, response to different treatment modalities and mortality among patients diagnosed with fusariosis after solid-organ transplantation.

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 50 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Fusariosis in Solid-Organ Transplant Recipients
Study Start Date : August 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2009




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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Solid organ transplant patients diagnosed with fusariosis
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Solid-organ transplants (liver, kidney, lung, heart, pancreas, small bowel transplant) diagnosed with fusariosis or infections due to Fusarium, species in our institution

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Those subjects that do not meet inclusion criteria

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Locations
United States, Pennsylvania
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 15213
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Pittsburgh
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Adarsh Bhimraj, MD University of Pittsburgh

Responsible Party: Adarsh Bhimrah, UPMC
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00518778     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: PRO07070159
investigator funding ( Other Identifier: UPMC )
First Posted: August 21, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 3, 2009
Last Verified: December 2009

Keywords provided by University of Pittsburgh:
fusariosis
solid organ transplants

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Fusariosis
Hyalohyphomycosis
Dermatomycoses
Skin Diseases, Infectious
Infection
Mycoses
Skin Diseases