Surgical Infection Rates With Adjunct Vancomycin Compared to Standard Peri-Operative IV Antibiotics
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02299882|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified February 2013 by Jason A Squires, DO, Spectrum Health Hospitals.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : November 24, 2014
Last Update Posted : November 24, 2014
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Lumbar Pain||Drug: Vancomycin||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||700 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Official Title:||Surgical Infection Rates With Adjunct Vancomycin Compared to Standard Peri-Operative IV Antibiotics|
|Study Start Date :||August 2012|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||August 2015|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||January 2016|
Patient will receive Vancomycin powder to the incision just before skin closure
Patient will be randomized to either vancomycin or no vancomycin. This treatment will take place prior to the closure of the incision from back surgery.
No Intervention: no vancomycin
Patient will be randomized to either vancomycin powder or no vancomycin powder. This arm the patient will not have the powder placed in the incision before skin closure.
- Surgical wound infection rate, both deep and superficial infections [ Time Frame: 12 weeks post surgery ]
- Post-operative rate of MRSA infections. [ Time Frame: 12 weeks post surgery ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02299882
|United States, Michigan|
|Spectrum Health Hospitals||Recruiting|
|Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States, 49503|
|Contact: Nichole Rodrique 616-258-3886 Nichole.Rodrique@spectrumhealth.org|
|Principal Investigator: Jason Squires, DO|
|Sub-Investigator: Sanja Patra, MD|
|Sub-Investigator: Marilyn Gates, MD|
|Principal Investigator:||Jason Squires, DO||Spectrum Health Hospitals|