A Retrospective Study of the Effects of Molecular Diagnostics on Wound Care Outcomes

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Randall Wolcott, Southwest Regional Wound Care Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01089673
First received: March 17, 2010
Last updated: September 6, 2011
Last verified: September 2011
  Purpose

A retrospective molecular diagnostic review on wound care outcomes between two time periods. The time periods include June, July, August of 2008 and June, July, August of 2009. The retrospective review would analyze the days of healing during those two timeframes, upon the introduction of molecular diagnostic testing.


Condition Intervention
Wounds
Other: data collection

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: A Retrospective Study of the Effects of Molecular Diagnostics on Wound Care Outcomes

Further study details as provided by Southwest Regional Wound Care Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • A retrospective molecular diagnostic review on wound care outcomes between two time periods. [ Time Frame: The time periods include June, July, August of 2008 and June, July, August of 2009. ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    The retrospective review would analyze the days of healing during those two timeframes, upon the introduction of molecular diagnostic testing.


Estimated Enrollment: 600
Study Start Date: March 2010
Study Completion Date: September 2010
Primary Completion Date: September 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
no treatment
retrospective data analysis
Other: data collection
retrospective data collection

  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Patient records would be extracted from the electronic health record system of Southwest Regional Wound Care Center.

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • A patient record captured during June, July, August 2008 and June, July, or August of 2009.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • A patient record captured outside the time frame of June, July August 2008 or June, July, August of 2009.
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  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Randall Wolcott, Prinicipal Investigator, Southwest Regional Wound Care Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01089673     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 56-RW-016
Study First Received: March 17, 2010
Last Updated: September 6, 2011
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Southwest Regional Wound Care Center:
retrospective data collection

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