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The purpose of this study is to assess the safety and effectiveness of doripenem (a new antibiotic which inhibits bacterial cell wall synthesis) in treating nosocomial pneumonia (pneumonia occurring at least 48 hours after hospital admission), complicated intra-abdominal infections and complicated urinary tract infections
The is an open-label (all people involved know the identity of the intervention), multi-center study, to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of doripenem (a new antibiotic which inhibits bacterial cell wall synthesis) in treating Thai patients with nosocomial pneumonia (pneumonia occurring at least 48 hours after hospital admission), complicated intra-abdominal infections and complicated urinary tract infections. Eligible patients will receive 500 mg of doripenem infused intravenously (directly into the vein) over 1 -4 hours, 3 times daily for 7-14 days. 500 mg of doripenem infused intravenously (directly into the vein) over 1 -4 hours, 3 times daily for 7-14 days
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:19:45-0400
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