Staphylococcus Aureus Skin and Soft Tissue Infections

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified March 2012 by Medical Corps, Israel Defense Force.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Medical Corps, Israel Defense Force
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01385514
First received: June 28, 2011
Last updated: March 22, 2012
Last verified: March 2012

June 28, 2011
March 22, 2012
July 2011
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Staphylococcus Aureus Skin and Soft Tissue Infections
Evaluating Strategies to Prevent Staphylococcus Aureus Skin and Soft Tissue Infections in Soldiers During Infantry Training

The purpose of this study is to evaluate strategies to prevent Staphylococcus aureus skin and soft tissue infections in soldiers during infantry training.

This study will be conducted on three different bases among groups of male recruits to IDF training base. They will provide nasal swabs to detect Staphylococcus aureus carriage in two time points: 1. before mixing and training in confined settings, reflecting carriage acquired before entering 2. After 14-30 days. All soldiers will be under surveillance for skin infection until the end of the training program.

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Observational
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Retention:   Samples Without DNA
Description:

nasal swabs to detect Staphylococcus aureus skin infection to detect Staphylococcus aureus

Non-Probability Sample

the population of the study will be selected from infantry training bases in the IDF

Staphylococcus Aureus
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  • company A-Training Base No.1
  • company A-Training Base No.2
  • company A-Training Base No.3
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Recruiting
1050
December 2013
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • new recruit for a combat training unit
Male
18 Years to 25 Years
Yes
Contact: Michael Hartal, MD +972-3-7374137 Mhuerta2@gmail.com
Israel
 
NCT01385514
1042-2011
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Medical Corps, Israel Defense Force
Medical Corps, Israel Defense Force
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Principal Investigator: Michael Hartal, MD International Diabetes Federation
Medical Corps, Israel Defense Force
March 2012

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