Infective Endocarditis in Developing Countries, a Prospective, Observational, Multicentre Study (EndoDev)
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02128139|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified April 2014 by Institut National de la Santé Et de la Recherche Médicale, France.
Recruitment status was: Not yet recruiting
First Posted : May 1, 2014
Last Update Posted : May 1, 2014
Introduction. Comprehensive data on infective endocarditis in developing countries are scarce.
Objectives: Description of the characteristics (clinical and microbiological) and assessment of the outcomes of infective endocarditis in low-income countries.
Methods : Prospective, Observational, Multicentre study. Inclusion criteria: patients aged over 1 year fulfilling the modified Duke criteria for infective endocarditis.
Exclusion criteria: patient included during a previous infective endocarditis episode.
Outcomes measures: Mortality at 6 months follow-up; mortality at 1 month follow-up; access to antibiotic treatment (modalities and duration), hospital length of stay and reason for discharge, and cardiac surgery when indicated.
Duration: One year (June 2014- June 2015)
|Condition or disease|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||500 participants|
|Official Title:||Infective Endocarditis in Developing Countries, a Prospective, Observational, Multicentre Study|
|Study Start Date :||June 2014|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||June 2015|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||June 2015|
- Mortality at 1 month follow-up [ Time Frame: 1 month ]
- Mortality at 6 months follow-up [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
- Access to cardiac surgery [ Time Frame: 6 months ]Heart surgery is not available in many low-income countries. One of the objectives is to assess whether guidelines can be applied in low-secourced settings.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02128139
|Contact: Mariana S Mirabel, MDfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Eloi Marijon, MDemail@example.com|
|Lao People's Democratic Republic|
|Paul N. Newton|
|Vientiane, Lao People's Democratic Republic|
|Contact: Paul N Newton, MD firstname.lastname@example.org|