Characterization of MRSA infection/colonization in CF
Funding for this trial has been provided in full or in part by Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics, Inc.
Number of Participants Being Recruited:
Single / Multi-Center:
STUDY BACKGROUND INFORMATION:
Frequency of MRSA infections have increased globally and in patients with CF. This study seeks to define if sub-types of MRSA differ in regards to effect on exacerbations, lung function and nutrition. The study also tests which antibiotics would be most useful for treating MRSA and if children and their parents would need to also have disinfection of nose and skin to avoid re-infection.
1 Years - 18 Years
P. aeruginosa status:
B. cepacia status:
Other Primary Eligibility Requirements:
Note: Detailed eligibility criteria information may be available on clinicaltrials.gov. If a specific
trial listing for this trial is available, a link to the specific clinicaltrials.gov listing will be present in the "More Information" section below.
The sites listed below are currently recruiting subjects. Please note that this list generally lists either the pediatric or adult program but not both even though both programs may be recruiting subjects. Also, this list does not include sites that may be participating in the study but are not yet open for recruitment. If you are interested in this study please contact your center for more information.
The Children's Hospital/University of Alabama at Birmingham (Pediatric), Birmingham, AL, 35233
Hathorne, Heather Phone: (205) 638-9568 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Emory University (Pediatric), Atlanta, GA, 30322
Hunter, Eric Phone: (404) 785-3102 Email: email@example.com
Riley Hospital for Children Indiana University Medical Center (Pediatric), Indianapolis, IN, 46202
Bendy, Lisa Phone: (317) 948-7152 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
St. Louis Children's Hospital Washington University (Pediatric), St. Louis, MO, 63110
Burks, Patricia Phone: (314) 454-5175 Email: Burks_P@kids.wustl.edu
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Pediatric), Chapel Hill, NC, 27599
Barlow, Carol Phone: (919) 966-9146 Email: email@example.com
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC (Pediatric), Pittsburgh, PA, 15213
Hartigan, Elizabeth Phone: (412) 692-7060 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org