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Antiseptic Use and Dressing Application

2014-08-27 03:42:00 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purposes of the study are:

1. To compare the local efficacy (skin colonization) of 2 commercialized antiseptics used for the disinfection of the dressing application for an epicutaneocavous catheter (EPI).

2. To evaluate whether the bacteria responsible for nosocomial infection is comparable to the flora diagnosed at the EPI site.

Description

Epicutaneocavous catheter is a significant risk factor for nosocomial infection in newborn infants. These infections have been related to local bacterial colonisation. Therefore thorough disinfection should lower the risk of nosocomial infection. However, the local efficacy of antiseptic use has not yet been clearly evaluated in this situation.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Prevention

Conditions

Skin Colonization

Intervention

disinfection efficacy using Biseptine, disinfection efficacy using Amukin

Location

Maternite Regionale Universitaire
Nancy
France
54042

Status

Completed

Source

Maternite Regionale Universitaire

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:42:00-0400

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