Multicenter Study of Tetanus Patients in Fujian Province of China

Brief Title

Multicenter Study of Tetanus Patients in Fujian Province of China

Official Title

Multicenter Study of Tetanus Patients in Fujian Province of China

Brief Summary

      Background: Tetanus is a life-threatening disease in developing countries, and accompanied by
      a high mortality rate. China is the world's largest developing country, and Fujian Province
      is a typical coastal province in China with a relatively developed economy. Therefore, the
      purpose of this study was to investigate the epidemiology, incidence and management of
      tetanus in Fujian Province and to understand the current treatment and prognosis of tetanus
      patients in China.

      Methods: This was a retrospective multicenter observational study of patients who presented
      with a clinical diagnosis of tetanus at 5 general hospitals in Fujian. Data was analyzed
      using computer software system.
    



Study Type

Observational


Primary Outcome

Outcomes of the tetanus patients

Secondary Outcome

 The hospitalization time.

Condition

Tetanus



Publications

* Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by National Clinical Trials Identifier (NCT ID) in Medline.

Recruitment Information



Estimated Enrollment

95

Start Date

July 1, 2018

Completion Date

October 31, 2019

Primary Completion Date

September 30, 2019

Eligibility Criteria

        Inclusion Criteria:

          -  This study included all patients of all age groups and both sexes who presented with a
             clinical diagnosis of tetanus.

        Exclusion Criteria:

          -  None.
      

Gender

All

Ages

N/A - N/A

Accepts Healthy Volunteers

No

Contacts

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Location Countries

China

Location Countries

China

Administrative Informations


NCT ID

NCT04165928

Organization ID

K2018-09-005


Responsible Party

Principal Investigator

Study Sponsor

Fujian Provincial Hospital


Study Sponsor

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Verification Date

November 2019