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Epidemiologic Study Evaluating Infections in Elderly Patients

Last updated on October 13, 2019

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Study Location
Mataró, Barcelona, 08304 Spain
Contact
1-800-718-1021
Eligibility criteria
Condition
The disease, disorder, syndrome, illness, or injury that is being studied.
Infection
Sex
Females and Males
Age
Pediatric Trials: 0-17 Years
Adult Trials: 18+ Years
65 + years
Inclusion criteria
The factors, or reasons, that allow a person to participate in a clinical study.
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- Patients > 65 years of age that are hospitalized in an Internal Medicine ward and
have an active infection (skin and soft tissue, intra-abdominal, or respiratory
infections) from the community that needs antibiotic treatment

- Patients must have at least one sample processed for microbiological diagnosis

Exclusion criteria
The factors, or reasons, that prevent a person from participating in a clinical study.
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- COPD exacerbation

- Urinary tract infections

- Hospital acquired infections

- Other infections not in inclusion criteria

NCT00900952
Pfizer
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Epidemiologic Study Evaluating Infections in Elderly Patients

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Descriptive Information
Brief TitleEpidemiologic Study Evaluating Infections in Elderly Patients
Official TitleEpidemiologic Study of Infections in Elderly Patients
Brief SummaryThe purpose of this observational study is to assess the prevalence and demographic and clinical characteristics of infections in elderly people admitted to Internal Medicine wards in Spain, as well as the etiology and resistance pattern for the main causal agents, and outcome.
Detailed DescriptionNot Provided
Study TypeObservational
Study DesignObservational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Target Follow-Up DurationNot Provided
BiospecimenNot Provided
Sampling MethodNon-Probability Sample
Study PopulationInfected elderly patients treated at Internal Medicine wards in Spanish hospitals
ConditionInfection
InterventionOther: Clinical record review
Study Groups/Cohorts1
Infected elderly patients
Intervention: Other: Clinical record review
Publications *Not Provided


*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications
identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Recruitment Information
Recruitment StatusCompleted
Actual Enrollment
 (submitted: October 8, 2009)
240
Original Estimated Enrollment
 (submitted: May 12, 2009)
500
Actual Study Completion DateJune 2009
Actual Primary Completion DateJune 2009   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion criteria:

  • Patients > 65 years of age that are hospitalized in an Internal Medicine ward and have an active infection (skin and soft tissue, intra-abdominal, or respiratory infections) from the community that needs antibiotic treatment
  • Patients must have at least one sample processed for microbiological diagnosis

Exclusion criteria:

  • COPD exacerbation
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Hospital acquired infections
  • Other infections not in inclusion criteria
Sex/Gender
Sexes Eligible for Study:All
Ages65 Years and older   (Older Adult)
Accepts Healthy VolunteersNo
ContactsContact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Listed Location CountriesSpain
Removed Location Countries  
 
Administrative Information
NCT NumberNCT00900952
Other Study ID Numbers3074X1-4489
Has Data Monitoring CommitteeNo
U.S. FDA-regulated ProductNot Provided
IPD Sharing StatementNot Provided
Responsible PartyWyeth (Registry Contact: Clinical Trial Registry Specialist), Wyeth
Study SponsorWyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
CollaboratorsNot Provided
Investigators
Study Director:Medical MonitorWyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
PRS AccountWyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
Verification DateOctober 2009

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