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Prevention of Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infection in Incontinence and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery Patients

2014-07-23 21:09:28 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The study will assess the risk of catheter associated urinary tract infection in women undergoing incontinence or reconstructive pelvic surgery. Women will be given an antibiotic or placebo at the time of catheter removal. The investigators hypothesize that prophylactic antibiotics will reduce the rate of infection.

Study Design

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

Conditions

Catheter-associated Urinary Tract Infection

Intervention

Bactrim, Placebo

Location

Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Cleveland
Ohio
United States
44195

Status

Recruiting

Source

The Cleveland Clinic

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:09:28-0400

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