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Multinational Study of Acinetobacter Bloodstream Infection: Clinical Outcomes and Global Epidemiology-PITT Protocol

This study is currently recruiting participants.
Verified June 2017 by Yohei Doi, University of Pittsburgh
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00524290
First Posted: September 3, 2007
Last Update Posted: June 9, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Yohei Doi, University of Pittsburgh
  Purpose
The objectives of this multinational study are to assess the clinical outcomes of patients with Acinetobacter bloodstream infection and to further assess the predictors of mortality in this patient population. We also aim to characterize the molecular epidemiology of this remarkable organism in an attempt to further understand its transmission dynamics on a global level and to determine whether increased pathogenicity is geographically dependent.

Condition
Acinetobacter Infections

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Multinational Study of Acinetobacter Bloodstream Infection: Clinical Outcomes and Global Epidemiology-PITT Protocol

Further study details as provided by Yohei Doi, University of Pittsburgh:

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: April 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2025
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2025 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:
Medical records will be reviewed and information collected to assess the clinical outcomes of patients with Acinetobacter bloodstream infection and to further assess the predictors of mortality in this patient population.
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
acinetobacter infections
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with Acinetobacter infections

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Those that do not meet entry criteria
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00524290


Contacts
Contact: David Paterson, MD 412-648-6553 david.antibiotics@gmail.com
Contact: Diana Lynn Pakstis, RN, BSN 412-648-6553 pakstisdl@dom.pitt.edu

Locations
United States, Pennsylvania
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Recruiting
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 15213
Contact: David Paterson, MD    412-648-6553    david.antibiotics@gmail.com   
Contact: Diana Lynn Pakstis, RN, BSN    412-648-6553    pakstisdl@dom.pitt.edu   
Principal Investigator: David Paterson, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Anton Peleg, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Pittsburgh
Investigators
Principal Investigator: David Paterson, MD University of Pittsburgh
  More Information

Responsible Party: Yohei Doi, Associate Professor, University of Pittsburgh
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00524290     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: PRO07080043
First Submitted: August 31, 2007
First Posted: September 3, 2007
Last Update Posted: June 9, 2017
Last Verified: June 2017

Keywords provided by Yohei Doi, University of Pittsburgh:
Acinetobacter
infection
isolate

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Infection
Communicable Diseases
Acinetobacter Infections
Moraxellaceae Infections
Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections
Bacterial Infections