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Procalcitonin Level and Kinetics in Children With Bacterial Infections

2014-07-23 21:21:51 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purposes of this study are:

1. To determine whether procalcitonin level at admission of pediatric patients with bacterial infections can be used as a marker for prediction of defervescence and hospitalization length

2. To examine the kinetics of procalcitonin in pediatric patients with bacterial infections and persistent fever

Study Design

Observational Model: Case-Only, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Bacterial Infections

Location

Shaare Zedek Medical Center
Jerusalem
Pob 3235
Israel
91031

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Shaare Zedek Medical Center

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:21:51-0400

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