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Antioxidant Status During Burn Rehabilitation

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
(Study withdrawn due to hospital emphasis on funded studies.)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Michele Gottschlich, Shriners Hospitals for Children Identifier:
First received: September 27, 2007
Last updated: June 15, 2013
Last verified: June 2013
It is believed that children with a prior history of significant burn injury continue to manifest low levels of antioxidants well into their convalescence.The purpose of this study is to examine malondialdehyde (an oxidative lipid marker) and vitamins E, C and beta carotene status in reconstructive burn patients.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prospective Assessment of Antioxidant Status of Pediatric Patients During Burn Rehabilitation

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Further study details as provided by Michele Gottschlich, Shriners Hospitals for Children:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • serum antioxidant levels [ Time Frame: > 2 years postburn ]

Biospecimen Retention:   None Retained
No specimens.

Enrollment: 0
Study Start Date: June 2013
Study Completion Date: June 2013
Primary Completion Date: June 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   3 Years to 19 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
pediatric burn

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Greater than 3 but less than 19 years
  • Reconstructive or followup outpatient care at least 1 year postburn
  • Initial burn size > 40%
  • Written informed consent and HIPAA authorization

Exclusion Criteria:

  • History of multivitamin or steroid use, liver disease, preburn malnutrition
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00536822

Sponsors and Collaborators
Shriners Hospitals for Children
Principal Investigator: Michele M Gottschlich Shriners Hospital for Children
  More Information

Responsible Party: Michele Gottschlich, Research Scientist, Shriners Hospitals for Children Identifier: NCT00536822     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 07-06-04-01
Study First Received: September 27, 2007
Last Updated: June 15, 2013

Keywords provided by Michele Gottschlich, Shriners Hospitals for Children:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Wounds and Injuries
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Protective Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on August 17, 2017