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Treatment of Patients With Acute Sinusitis

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00930488
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 30, 2009
Last Update Posted : November 20, 2012
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Brief Summary:
For each patient, an initial visit and at least one follow-up visit at the end of treatment should be documented by the treating physician in the case report form.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Acute Bacterial Sinusitis Drug: Avelox (Moxifloxacin, BAY12-8039)

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 6777 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Treatment of Patients With Acute Sinusitis in Daily Practice
Study Start Date : March 2007
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2008

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MedlinePlus related topics: Sinusitis

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Group 1 Drug: Avelox (Moxifloxacin, BAY12-8039)
Patients with a diagnosis of acute bacterial sinusitis who take moxifloxacin

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Evaluation of potential benefits of an antibacterial therapy with Avelox® (moxifloxacin) in patients with acute bacterial sinusitis to whom this treatment was prescribed. Especially the time to improvement and resolution of clinical signs and symptoms of [ Time Frame: Documentation at baseline and at at least one follow-up visit. Evaluation of therapy outcome at last follow-up visit at end of therapy (approximately after 7 days). ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Evaluation of tolerability and safety of Avalox® in daily practice were investigated. [ Time Frame: Evaluation of therapy outcome at last follow-up visit at end of therapy (approximately after 7 days). ]
  2. Patient characteristics in acute bacterial sinusitis [ Time Frame: Documentation at baseline visit. ]
  3. History and frequency of sinusitis episodes [ Time Frame: Documentation at baseline visit. ]
  4. Diagnostic procedures and therapeutic options chosen by physicians in daily practice [ Time Frame: Documentation at baseline visit. ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with a diagnosis of acute bacterial sinusitis who take moxifloxacin

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Any patient with a diagnosis of acute bacterial sinusitis treated with Avelox® - in accordance with the local production information.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Those specified in the local product information - contraindications and precautions must be considered.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00930488

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Many Locations, Austria
Many Locations, Bahrain
Many Locations, China
Many Locations, Egypt
Many Locations, France
Many Locations, Germany
Many Locations, Indonesia
Many Locations, Jordan
Many Locations, Kuwait
Many Locations, Lebanon
Many Locations, Malaysia
Many Locations, Netherlands
Many Locations, Pakistan
Many Locations, Philippines
Many Locations, Romania
Saudi Arabia
Many Locations, Saudi Arabia
Many Locations, Singapore
United Arab Emirates
Many Locations, United Arab Emirates
Many Locations, Yemen
Sponsors and Collaborators
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Study Director: Bayer Study Director Bayer
Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
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Responsible Party: Global Medical Affairs Therapeutic Area Head, Bayer HealthCare AG Identifier: NCT00930488    
Other Study ID Numbers: 12803
TOPAS ( Other Identifier: Company Internal )
AX 0601 ( Other Identifier: Company Internal )
12867 - AX0601AT ( Other Identifier: Company Internal )
12868 - AX0601PK ( Other Identifier: Company Internal )
12869 - AX0601EG ( Other Identifier: Company Internal )
12870 - AX0601NL ( Other Identifier: Company Internal )
12973 - AX0601SK ( Other Identifier: Company Internal )
12974 - AX0601SG ( Other Identifier: Company Internal )
13026 - AX0601ID ( Other Identifier: Company Internal )
13046 - AX0601PH ( Other Identifier: Company Internal )
13111 - AX0601RO ( Other Identifier: Company Internal )
13065 - AX0601CN ( Other Identifier: Company Internal )
13207 - AX0601FR ( Other Identifier: Company Internal )
13166 - AX0601MY ( Other Identifier: Company Internal )
First Posted: June 30, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 20, 2012
Last Verified: November 2012
Keywords provided by Bayer:
Acute bacterial sinusitis, ABS
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Paranasal Sinus Diseases
Nose Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Respiratory Tract Infections
Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases
Norgestimate, ethinyl estradiol drug combination
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Anti-Infective Agents
Topoisomerase II Inhibitors
Topoisomerase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Antineoplastic Agents
Contraceptives, Oral, Combined
Contraceptives, Oral
Contraceptive Agents, Female
Contraceptive Agents
Reproductive Control Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs